Tag: Vice President Mike Pence

The US Federal Reserve said recent hurricanes are "inflicting severe hardship" but that the economic impact will likely only be short-term

Trump Likely to Choose Powell and Taylor for Top Fed Roles

President Donald Trump is leaning toward appointing both Standford University economist John Taylor and former investment Jerome “Jay” Powell to top positions at the Federal Reserve, according to people familiar with the president’s thinking.

NFL Players Chief Hits Back Over Anthem Protests

Los Angeles (AFP) – National Football League Players Association chief DeMaurice Smith hit back on Monday after fresh criticism of athletes who kneel or sit during the playing of the US national anthem.

Pence: U.N. Human Rights Council ‘Doesn’t Deserve Its Name’

Vice President Mike Pence delivered a tough message to the United Nations Wednesday, calling for wide-ranging reforms to U.N. peacekeeping missions, as well as its Human Rights Council — which he said “doesn’t deserve its name” due to it’s appalling membership.