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The market’s most feared recession signal flashes again amid fears the Fed won’t do enough to prevent an economic meltdown

Three regional Fed leaders spoke out against lowering interest rates on Thursday even as recession fears lingered.
Lauren Anastasio is a certified financial planner at personal-finance company SoFi.

The 3 most important things to do with your money right now if you’re worried about a recession, according to a financial planner

What's the best way to prepare for a recession? First up: Crush your high-interest debt, says SoFi financial planner Lauren Anastasio.

Trump pledged to save US factories — but a key measure of manufacturing just contracted for the first time since 2009

Trump has long sworn he will revitalize the US manufacturing sector, but his escalating trade fights have presented challenges.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a 'Make America Great Again' campaign rally at Williamsport Regional Airport, May 20, 2019 in Montoursville, Pennsylvania.

Experts say there is still a clear route for Trump to win reelection in 2020 even if a recession strikes

Many analysts believe that a recession would tank US President Donald Trump's chances of reelection in 2020, but that's not necessarily the case.

Fears of a German recession are rising after a key economic indicator recorded its second-lowest readout in 6 years

The German economy shrunk in the second quarter, and another decline this quarter would plunge it into recession.

Trump ping pongs on payroll tax cuts and now claims the White House isn’t considering them, a day after he said they were on the table

The Trump administration has struggled keeping its message straight on the economy recently as reports emerged it was weighing to cut payroll taxes.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump.

Trump asks ‘WHERE IS THE FEDERAL RESERVE’ after Germany sells bonds with no interest

Germany is paying "zero interest and is actually being paid to borrow money," Trump tweeted.
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‘He’s like a golfer who can’t putt’: Trump ramps up attacks on Fed chief amid recession concerns

The tweetstorm came as Trump sought to shift blame for growing recession concerns away from ongoing trade tensions.
President Donald Trump and Mick Mulvaney

White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney warns Republican donors of a possible ‘moderate and short’ recession

The White House is sending a private message to Republican donors that the US may fall into a "moderate and short" recession.

Trump repeats baseless claim that journalists are trying to ‘create’ a recession

The White House has not responded to multiple emails requesting evidence or context to support that claim.