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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin keeps insisting Trump’s tax cuts will pay for themselves despite consistent evidence they exploded the federal defici...

A Trump administration talking point is emerging again as it designs another plan it's calling "Tax Cuts 2.0." But the last round swelled the deficit.

‘Haters gonna hate & deniers will deny’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defends Greta Thunberg after Steven Mnuchin dissed the activist

"If you don't have an economics degree like Greta, they'll mock you for not having one. If you DO have one, as I do, they'll claim it's illegitimate."

Greta Thunberg isn’t qualified to lecture the US on climate change, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says

"Is she the chief economist or who is she? I'm confused," Mnuchin joked about the Swedish teenager's call for America to quit fossil fuels.
FILE PHOTO: Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks at a news briefing

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says a ‘phase 2’ US-China trade deal will reverse more tariffs

The comments arrive hours before the two nations ink a phase-one deal in the first major trade war deescalation since it began in summer 2018.
FILE PHOTO: Steve Mnuchin Answers Questions from the Press

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says Boeing’s 737 Max disaster could erase half a point from GDP this year — and economists fear worse

The Trump administration official still expects GDP to grow 2.5% through the year, while economists surveyed by Bloomberg project a 1.8% gain.

Pompeo posts year-in-review Instagram photo with Soleimani, Baghdadi, his dog, and family just moments before announcing new sanctions against Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo posted a year-in-review photo to Instagram, and it featured the Iranian general recently killed in a US drone strike.

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin is reportedly open to relaxing bank regulations born from the 2008 financial crisis

Mnuchin's comments arrive just days after Senator Elizabeth Warren warned the Treasury Secretary not to ease the bank regulations.

Elizabeth Warren grilled Treasury Secretary Mnuchin about the billions the Fed has injected into the market — and warned him against easing bank...

Fed actions calmed the short-term lending rate after a recent scare, but Warren said firms' reliance on the central bank sets a dangerous precedent.

‘We can shut down the Turkish economy if we need to’: The Trump administration just threatened harsh new sanctions on Turkey

Treasury Steven Mnuchin doubled down on a threat Trump had issued earlier in the week to punish Turkey for its military campaign in Syria.

World stocks are rising on hopes for US-China trade talks in 2 weeks

Traders also cheered reports that China has granted waivers for tariff-free soy purchases to several companies.