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Don't expect dramatic policy changes in Trump's first year
Business Insider
donald trump inauguration President-elect Donald Trump waits to step out onto the portico for his Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. AP Photo/Patrick Semansky. With the inauguration of the 45th president ...
Trump signs executive order that could effectively gut Affordable Care Act's individual mandateWashington Post
Trump Issues Executive Order Scaling Back Parts of ObamacareNew York Times

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06:11am Sat, January 21, 2017

Los Angeles Times

HUD suspends FHA mortgage insurance rate cut an hour after Trump takes office
Los Angeles Times
An hour after Donald Trump assumed the presidency Friday, his administration indefinitely suspended a pending rate cut for mortgage insurance required for FHA-backed loans, which are popular with first-time home buyers and those with poor credit.
Trump's first executive action: Cancel Obama's mortgage premium cutsUSA TODAY
Trump Reverses Obama's Mortgage Fee Cuts on First DayBloomberg
White House suspends Obama administration's reduction in mortgage insurance premiumsThe Hill
Washington Post -TIME -Huffington Post -The Mortgage Reports (blog)
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05:55pm Fri, January 20, 2017

U.S. News & World Report

Many farmers still need training after Lake Erie algae
U.S. News & World Report
FILE – This undated file photo shows liquid manure sprayed over a field to fertilize crops on a farm in Union County, Ohio. As of early 2017, about 12,000 farmers and fertilizer applicators have completed Ohio's three-hour training program that soon ...
Giant postcards carry plea to TrumpToledo Blade

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07:56am Sat, January 21, 2017

Washington Post

At Student Loan Giant Navient, Troubled Past Was Prologue
New York Times
Such are the ugly allegations lodged against Navient, the nation's student loan servicing behemoth, by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday. In a lengthy complaint, the bureau said Navient, which oversees $300 billion in student loans ...
How student loan servicers affect tens of millions of peopleWashington Post
Navient Lawsuit And Parallels Student Loans/Subprime Mortgage CrisisValueWalk
Illinois, feds take on abusive student loan practices they say trap young peopleChicago Tribune
Christian Science Monitor -The Hill (blog) -CBS News
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04:30am Sat, January 21, 2017


GE Misses Sales Estimates as Oil Weighs on Immelt's Overhaul
General Electric Co.'s woes in the oil patch persisted in the fourth quarter, denting sales and dragging down shares to their biggest decline in four months. Weakness in the oil and gas unit, which makes drilling equipment and pipes, will probably ...
GE revenue dented by oil woesMarketWatch
GE looks for sharp cut in corporate tax rate under TrumpReuters
For GE's Growth Targets, $50 Crude and OPEC Deal Are Good
Business Insider -Yahoo Finance -USA TODAY -Investor's Business Daily
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02:21pm Fri, January 20, 2017


Trump Was Taken Seriously by CEOs at Davos, But Not Literally
The word in Davos: Ignore the tweets. Executives gathered in the Swiss resort for the World Economic Forum this week keep repeating, like a soothing mantra, that Donald Trump is at heart a pragmatist who will avoid trade wars and regulations that make ...
US bankers tell Europeans to think positively on TrumpBusiness Insider
Matthew Campbell: The Davos set starts to love Donald TrumpIrish Examiner
Pharma CEOs in Davos put brave face on Trump presidencyReuters
Daily Times
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02:42am Sat, January 21, 2017

Why Trump's Twitter feed should have an extra layer of security
Hot Air
The Atlantic's Conor Friedersdorf published a story this morning suggesting that, for everyone's peace of mind, Twitter should institute some kind of additional layer of security around Donald Trump's Twitter feed. There is an argument here which makes ...

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07:06pm Thu, January 19, 2017


Why Advisors Should Pay Attention to Social Security and Medicare Reform Plans
Financial advisors may want to keep a close watch on how the next Congress and president deal with Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. According to a new survey from Nationwide Retirement Institute of adults 50 and older, Social Security and ...
PDF version - Social SecuritySocial Security
Sam Johnson Unveils Plan to Permanently Save Social Security | Congressman Sam JohnsonCongressman Sam Johnson

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04:18pm Thu, December 08, 2016

Los Angeles Times

California gains 3700 jobs in December, pushing unemployment down to 5.2%
Los Angeles Times
California employers capped off a solid year of job growth in 2016 by adding a net 3,700 jobs during the month of December, the Employment Development Department reported Friday. The unemployment rate was 5.2%, down from 5.3% in November.
Florida unemployment flat at 4.9 percent amid a small drop in
Unemployment in Miami-Dade rose slightly in DecemberMiami Herald
Jobless rate in Fresno County drops to level not seen since 2007Fresno Bee
St. Augustine Record -Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -Sacramento Bee -Florida Times-Union
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04:20pm Fri, January 20, 2017


Can a 72-Year-Old Railroad Legend Do It Again With CSX?
Can a legendary 72-year-old executive who's revived three troubled railroads, and who was on the verge of retiring for a second time, add boxcars of profits at America's third largest carrier? On January 19, Hunter Harrison, the septuagenarian CEO of ...
WRAPUP 1-CSX shares jump 20 pct as activist reignites rail merger hopesBusiness Insider
Former CP CEO teaming with investor to target CSX railroadKLKN
Early movers: NFLX, CP, KO, XOM, BHP, TSLA, GSK & moreCNBC
ValueWalk -Seeking Alpha -The Globe and Mail
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09:00am Sat, January 21, 2017