Consumer Spending Up, but Trump Grumbling About Fed Economic Policy Continues

Consumers increased their spending in October at the fastest pace in seven months, the Commerce Department said Thursday. The rosy economic report stand in stark contrast to what President Donald Trump has been saying about the economy in recent days as he continues to lambast his hand-picked Fed chairman.

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‘Avidly Pro-Life’ Judicial Nominee From Nebraska Questioned in Senate

A former candidate for Nebraska attorney general who is now up for a federal judgeship in the state told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday he would put aside his personal political views and apply Supreme Court precedent if confirmed to the federal bench.

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