U.S. stocks experienced their third straight week of gains, with the S&P 500 Index rising 2.6% and gaining more than 10% since Christmas Day.1 Investors were encouraged by comments from the Federal Reserve indicating a less aggressive policy stance…
Congress in 2019: Five things to watch for in the budget battles to come
Molly Reynolds writes re: the budget process under divided government. Spending caps and the debt limit could become particular pain points. The big spending bills of recent years are generally well-supported by Dems, which will change the negotiations with their majority in the House.