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Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Calling a ‘bank holiday’ for a collapsing economy

Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Calling a ‘bank holiday’ for a collapsing economyPulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of "Leadership in Turbulent Times" spoke to Yahoo News about FDR’s defining moment of presidential leadership: the “bank holiday” he declared almost immediately upon taking office in 1933, in the hope that doing so would stem the run on the banks and help stabilize the financial system.



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As Trump Boasts About Economy, New Data Show Poverty Rate Virtually Unchanged

As Trump Boasts About Economy, New Data Show Poverty Rate Virtually UnchangedNew data from the U.S. Census Bureau show that, despite overall increases in



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Even Fox News Shoots Down Donald Trump's Economy Boast

Even Fox News Shoots Down Donald Trump's Economy BoastPresident Donald Trump boasted Monday in a tweet that it's the first time in



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The Economy Won't Save Republicans In The Midterms

The Economy Won't Save Republicans In The MidtermsDonald Trump keeps bragging about the economy — an unemployment rate of just



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Trump Proposes Gutting Fuel Economy Rules In ‘Giant Giveaway’ To Big Oil, Automakers

Trump Proposes Gutting Fuel Economy Rules In ‘Giant Giveaway’ To Big Oil, AutomakersThe White House proposed dramatically weakening fuel economy standards on



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Volcanoes in Guatemala, Hawaii and Indonesia Have Killed 62 and Cost the Economy Millions. Should We Expect More?

Volcanoes in Guatemala, Hawaii and Indonesia Have Killed 62 and Cost the Economy Millions. Should We Expect More?The violent eruption Sunday in Guatemala is the latest in a series of volcanic events.



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How to Get the Best Fuel Economy Now

How to Get the Best Fuel Economy NowMotorists face rising gasoline prices as the summer travel season gets underway, so fuel efficiency is as important as ever. CR has gathered its best test-based tips and techniques for getting th…



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How the GOP tax plan will impact the economy

How the GOP tax plan will impact the economyFormer Bush Council of Economic Advisers chair Glenn Hubbard and New York Times columnist and ABC News contributor Paul Krugman debate how the sweeping GOP tax plan will impact the economy on "This Week."



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How The Thomas Fire Could Affect An Already Struggling Economy In Ventura

How The Thomas Fire Could Affect An Already Struggling Economy In VenturaWednesday, and Ventura resident Matthew Fienup was driving up the 101 Freeway to Santa Barbara.



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Will tax cuts spur the American economy? Maybe with a time machine.

Will tax cuts spur the American economy? Maybe with a time machine.The GOP tax bill's main failing is that it's based on a played-out theory, aimed at the problems of an age when the economy looked completely different.



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