John Carney

John Carney

Federal Budget Deficit Fell in December

The overal federal deficit came in smaller than expected in December although it is still nearly 12 percent higher than a year ago.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump give candy to children during a Halloween trick-or-treat event at the White House, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

DOW 29,000!

The Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed the threshold of 29,000 for the first time ever.

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