Latest from Heather Long

Trump has now nominated six people to the Federal Reserve, an unprecedented shake up of the central bank.

  • Sep 19, 2018

Those without flood insurance will have to try to rebuild with FEMA grants worth just a few thousand dollars.

  • Sep 17, 2018

U.S. government debt per household is nearly $127,000 (and rising)

  • Sep 17, 2018

The new head of the San Francisco bank worked to counter perception of Fed as a 'boys' club'

  • Sep 14, 2018

The median U.S. household earned $61,372 in 2017, a record level and a sizable jump from the prior year, the U.S. Census reported Wednesday.

  • Sep 12, 2018

Blue-collar job growth is occurring at the fastest rate since 1984, helping fuel a hiring boom in many small towns and rural counties that heavily support President Trump.

  • Sep 9, 2018

The record-setting streak of job growth continued in August as the U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th straight month.

  • Sep 7, 2018

These careers used to be less-educated workers' ticket into the middle class. Now they pay below average.

  • Sep 4, 2018

For all his bluster the U.S. president has a lot riding on whether he can sign deliver a "new NAFTA" by Sept. 30.

  • Sep 1, 2018

China accused President Trump of launching the “largest trade war in economic history.” That's not true. The 1930s (among others) were worse.

  • Jul 9, 2018
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