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Donald Trump says China won’t overtake US economy under his watch
Posted on Monday May 20, 2019

The International Monetary Fund also last year said China could become the world’s largest economy by 2030.

Deutsche Bank staff flagged Trump, Jared Kushner transactions for watchdog
Posted on Monday May 20, 2019

The transactions, some of which involved Trump’s now-defunct foundation, set off alerts in a computer system designed to detect illicit activity.

Kamala Harris proposes equal pay measure to close gender gap
Posted on Monday May 20, 2019

Companies falling short of the criteria would be fined 1% of their profits for every 1% wage gap found after adjusting for variables such as experience and performance.

2020 hopeful Bennet proposes $1 trillion climate change fund
Posted on Monday May 20, 2019

DENVER (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bennet said Monday he wants to commit $1 trillion for underwriting research and projects to address climate change, set aside about one-third of U.S. lands and ocean territory for conservation and reach net-zero U.S. emissions by midcentury.

Feds: DeVos used personal emails for work in 'limited' cases
Posted on Monday May 20, 2019

An internal Education Department watchdog says Secretary Betsy DeVos has sometimes used personal email accounts for government business and did not always save the messages properly.