U.S. economy

U.S. Economy Grows 3.2% in Q1, Smashing Expectations

The U.S. economy grew at a 3.2% annual rate in the first three months of 2019 —  beating Wall Street’s expectations of 2.5% growth —  according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Workers at the Hollywood Bed Frame Company attend an event to mark the company's upcoming expansion which will double the manufacturer's workforce, adding 100 new local jobs, at the company's factory in Commerce, California, seven miles (11 km) southeast from downtown Los Angeles, April 14, 2017. Hollywood Bed Frame says …

Donald Trump: ‘Globalist Koch Brothers’ a ‘Total Joke’

President Donald Trump dismissed the billionaire Koch brothers as “globalist” and a “total joke” on Tuesday. “The globalist Koch Brothers, who have become a total joke in real Republican circles, are against Strong Borders and Powerful Trade,” Trump wrote on Twitter.

David Koch and his brother Charles have given millions of dollars to libertarian causes (Photo Credit: AP).

Tax Reform Leads JP Morgan Chase to Unveil $20B Investment Plan amid Texas Expansion

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. plans to make a $20 billion, five-year investment in its U.S. businesses, boosting wages and expanding into new markets, largely in response to the recent sweeping corporate tax code changes made by the Trump Administration. Texas claims the second highest number of Chase employees after New York.

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