It’s a constant state of flux, with jobs being created or lost. The challenge is to have a business climate in which you have more of the former.
The House speaker said the deal reflects the need to lower corporate taxes.
Backers of the former C.I.A. director are urging President-elect Donald J. Trump to overlook his past legal problems and put him in charge at the State Department.
As guest host of The Run-Up this week, I speak with my colleagues about the parade of potential cabinet appointees visiting Trump Tower.
The president-elect embarks on a victory tour to crow over manufacturing jobs, while Senate Democrats try to tighten nominee disclosure rules.
Mr. Cohn, the No. 2 executive at Goldman Sachs, has been viewed as the firm’s natural next leader. But that was before he met with the president-elect.
The State Board of Elections ordered a recount of roughly 94,000 votes in Durham County, a move that could help resolve Gov. Pat McCrory’s race for re-election.
The 1,000 jobs the president-elect saved represent just 0.2 percent of total manufacturing employment in Indiana.
The bill would increase funding to fight cancer and other diseases, address weaknesses in the nation’s mental health systems and help combat prescription drug addictions.
Michael Venditto, the Republican incumbent, and John E. Brooks, his Democratic challenger, remained in a close contest amid objections from both parties.
The request by William J. Brennan, who filed a citizen complaint against the New Jersey governor, was assailed in court on Wednesday by lawyers for Mr. Christie and other state officials.
An effort championed by Jill Stein begins on Thursday, answers to some often-asked questions about the planned reviews of Election Day vote totals.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has taken 10 rides by police chopper in the last three months. Before that, he had traveled that way a total of eight times since taking office.
"Given the impending change of the administrations," a compromise should be reached Josh Earnest said.
Mr. Trump’s surprise announcements and impulsive gestures have brought into sharp focus the compulsively theatrical style he will bring to the Oval Office.
“Jackie,” a film about Jacqueline Kennedy, reveals a first lady whose fixation on style anticipated the image-obsessed culture of the coming decades.
As Republicans take on health care, Democrats are grasping at the politics of Medicare as a path to potential revival after a bruising election.
The men chosen to lead the Treasury and Commerce Departments vow to cut taxes, increase growth and hold the line on deficits, testing the limits of economic math.
The number of these detainees is likely to swell if President-elect Donald J. Trump follows through on his pledge to deport millions of unauthorized immigrants.
Rain was falling outside. Young garlic soup and frog legs were on the menu. In other words, It was the perfect occasion for a photo op.