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Channel NewsAsia
EU economic relations in for stormy weatheron these issues but the problem is that it is coming in this incredibly uncerta
EU economic relations in for stormy weather
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 32 minutes ago
on these issues but the problem is that it is coming in this incredibly uncertain environment," said Edward Alden of the Council on Foreign Relations, a New York think tank. The rise of protectionist views in the United States with the candidacy... Read more
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New York Post
Jolie exposes her ‘rebel-turned-saint’ myth by trashing Pittfor $14 million, the foundation gave away a little over $6 million. The UN High
Jolie exposes her ‘rebel-turned-saint’ myth by trashing Pitt
New York Post / Posted 6 hours ago
for $14 million, the foundation gave away a little over $6 million. The UN High Commission on Refugees got $100,000; the Council on Foreign Relations — which extended membership to Jolie the year before — got $110,000, and Pitt’s own nonprofit,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Dunsmore: Dealing with North Koreato the United States in the relatively near future. Last week, Richard Haass,
Dunsmore: Dealing with North Korea
Rutland Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
to the United States in the relatively near future. Last week, Richard Haass, the usually unflappable president of the Council on Foreign Relations, laid out this scary scenario. �Imagine it is 2020. The director of the CIA requests an urgent... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US-EU economic relations in for stormy weatheron these issues but the problem is that it is coming in this incredibly uncerta
US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 hours ago
on these issues but the problem is that it is coming in this incredibly uncertain environment," said Edward Alden of the Council on Foreign Relations, a New York think tank. The rise of protectionist views in the United States with the candidacy... Read more
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The Hill
Trump camp backs away from adviser suspected of Kremlin tiesa private equity firm that he founded in 2007. His bio on the firm's website sa
Trump camp backs away from adviser suspected of Kremlin ties
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
a private equity firm that he founded in 2007. His bio on the firm's website says that he was previously a fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, though he seems to be relatively unknown in foreign policy circles. This is not the first time... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Clinton Sponsored Secretive Arab Spring Program that Destabilized Middle Eastof the overlap between the Bush and Clinton foreign policy establishment. He se
Hillary Clinton Sponsored Secretive Arab Spring Program that Destabilized Middle East
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
of the overlap between the Bush and Clinton foreign policy establishment. He serves as an adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, one of the key institutions that sustains globalism and neoconservatism in both the Democrat... Read more
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KERA North Texas
North Carolina farmers increasingly look to export to Cubathe two governments. “I expect that proximity and value would win out over ide
North Carolina farmers increasingly look to export to Cuba
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
the two governments. “I expect that proximity and value would win out over ideology,” says Jennifer Harris with the Council on Foreign Relations. “In fact, that’s what you’ve seen by and large. The story of Cuba right now is one that is... Read more
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express
When is the German federal election 2017? Will Angela Merkel LOSE power?school holidays. What will happen in the German election next year? Piotr Bura
When is the German federal election 2017? Will Angela Merkel LOSE power?
express / Posted 3 days ago
school holidays. What will happen in the German election next year? Piotr Buras, head of the Warsaw office of the European Council on Foreign Relations, said German political system is currently in “flux”. Asked what will happen in the German... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Suitcases of cash: Chinese travel figures hint at capital exodusand services far more than it needs Chinese demand for bank deposits and bonds,
Suitcases of cash: Chinese travel figures hint at capital exodus
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and services far more than it needs Chinese demand for bank deposits and bonds," said Setser, now a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. "It helps us understand how the slowdown in China over the past few years is... Read more
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Fortune
Joe Biden Says Chances of Congress Passing the TPP Are SlimTrans-Pacific Partnership trade pact before the next administration takes offic
Joe Biden Says Chances of Congress Passing the TPP Are Slim
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact before the next administration takes office in January. Biden, speaking to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, said that the brief “lame duck” session of Congress after the Nov. 8 presidential... Read more
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WA Today
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last timelegacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a seni
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last time
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
legacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Obama will reply, 'Why should I expend political capital on this?'" Still, there were good... Read more
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Canberra Times
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last timelegacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a seni
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last time
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
legacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Obama will reply, 'Why should I expend political capital on this?'" Still, there were good... Read more
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Brisbane Times
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last timelegacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a seni
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last time
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
legacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Obama will reply, 'Why should I expend political capital on this?'" Still, there were good... Read more
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The Age
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last timelegacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a seni
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last time
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
legacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Obama will reply, 'Why should I expend political capital on this?'" Still, there were good... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last timelegacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a seni
After years of bitter recriminations, Obama and Netanyahu meet one last time
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
legacy,' but they'll have to make a compelling case," said Robert Danin, a senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. "Obama will reply, 'Why should I expend political capital on this?'" Still, there were good... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Biden warns Ukraine on reforms, says EU sanctions on Russia at riskat least five countries right now that want to say 'We want out'" of sanctions
Biden warns Ukraine on reforms, says EU sanctions on Russia at risk
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
at least five countries right now that want to say 'We want out'" of sanctions against Moscow, Biden said, speaking to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Europe imposed sanctions after Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula in 2014.... Read more
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Reuters
Biden sees 'less than even chance' of U.S. Congress approving TPP dealTrans-Pacific Partnership trade pact before the next administration takes offic
Biden sees 'less than even chance' of U.S. Congress approving TPP deal
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact before the next administration takes office in January. Biden, speaking to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, said that the brief "lame duck" session of Congress after the Nov. 8 presidential... Read more
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Reuters
Biden warns Ukraine on reforms, says EU sanctions on Russia at riskat least five countries right now that want to say 'We want out'" of sanctions
Biden warns Ukraine on reforms, says EU sanctions on Russia at risk
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
at least five countries right now that want to say 'We want out'" of sanctions against Moscow, Biden said, speaking to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Europe imposed sanctions after Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula in 2014.... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The rise of the superstarsto the concentration of the market. Startups, meanwhile, have found it harder
The rise of the superstars
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
to the concentration of the market. Startups, meanwhile, have found it harder to get off the ground. Robert Litan, of the Council on Foreign Relations, and Ian Hathaway, of the Brookings Institution, note that the number of startups is lower than... Read more
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The Hill
Celebrating the International Day of Peacemore to celebrate. Alexandra I. Toma is Executive Director of the Peace and Se
Celebrating the International Day of Peace
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
more to celebrate. Alexandra I. Toma is Executive Director of the Peace and Security Funders Group, a Term Member with the Council on Foreign Relations, and a Truman National Security Fellow. The views expressed by authors are their own and not... Read more
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Newsmax
Gen. Hayden: Obama UN Speech 'Elegant,' But Shows Lack of Participationand Mr. Trump's America first. There are common themes there," Hayden added. R
Gen. Hayden: Obama UN Speech 'Elegant,' But Shows Lack of Participation
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
and Mr. Trump's America first. There are common themes there," Hayden added. Richard Haass, the president of the Council on Foreign Relations, said the United Nations is not the place for a speech that is "dispirited and defeatist, this... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syria: Finding opportunity in a post-ceasefire crisisis long overdue. This should recognise that aid is being used as a weapon and a
Syria: Finding opportunity in a post-ceasefire crisis
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
is long overdue. This should recognise that aid is being used as a weapon and a source of income. As a recent European Council on Foreign Relations report explained, the "supply of humanitarian aid to besieged areas is a particularly important... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pak inaction against terrorists due to ‘India phobia’: Afghan ministerdealing with insurgent groups and its “lack of will” to help deal with Taliban
Pak inaction against terrorists due to ‘India phobia’: Afghan minister
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
dealing with insurgent groups and its “lack of will” to help deal with Taliban and other terror groups. In a talk at the Council on Foreign Relations on Tuesday, Rabbani said that out of these three reasons, Afghanistan and Pakistan can work on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two American Scholars to Give Atiku Centre Lecture At AUNin Nigeria," the subject of a recent brief authored by Mr. Page, who is a forme
Two American Scholars to Give Atiku Centre Lecture At AUN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in Nigeria," the subject of a recent brief authored by Mr. Page, who is a former International Affairs Fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the co-author of another seminal book, Nigeria: What Everyone Needs to Know, due to be... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Key boosts Clark, TPP in short, sharp UN speechPM also defended the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. He elaborated on his
Key boosts Clark, TPP in short, sharp UN speech
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
PM also defended the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. He elaborated on his position in separate comments to the Council on Foreign Relations, where he sounded something of a warning to the US about losing influence, and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Terror bomb suspect Ahmad Rahami shares common 'lone wolf' traitsthat he was radicalized by Afghan Taliban recruiters from their base in Pakista
Terror bomb suspect Ahmad Rahami shares common 'lone wolf' traits
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
that he was radicalized by Afghan Taliban recruiters from their base in Pakistan,” said Max Boot, a fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Here are some similar cases of seemingly unremarkable Muslim Americans who turned to... Read more
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USA Today
Terror bomb suspect Ahmad Rahami shares common 'lone wolf' traitsthat he was radicalized by Afghan Taliban recruiters from their base in Pakista
Terror bomb suspect Ahmad Rahami shares common 'lone wolf' traits
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
that he was radicalized by Afghan Taliban recruiters from their base in Pakistan,” said Max Boot, a fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Here are some similar cases of seemingly unremarkable Muslim Americans who turned to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Donald Trump is Islamic State's dream candidatemake of that. Washington Post Max Boot is the Jeane J. Kirkpatrick senior fel
Donald Trump is Islamic State's dream candidate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
make of that. Washington Post Max Boot is the Jeane J. Kirkpatrick senior fellow for national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. His forthcoming book is "The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Experience in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Superbugs reach apex of global health worriesto do battle with a bacterial infection the way their great-great-grandparents
Superbugs reach apex of global health worries
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
to do battle with a bacterial infection the way their great-great-grandparents did," health scholar Laurie Garrett, of the Council on Foreign Relations think-tank, told Al Jazeera. The presence of antibiotics makes hospitals a fertile ground for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vietnam to delay vote on US-led Pacific trade pactit. New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, in New York for the United Nations Ge
Vietnam to delay vote on US-led Pacific trade pact
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
it. New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, in New York for the United Nations General Assembly this week, told the Council on Foreign Relations there is no prospect of the pact being renegotiated and urged the US to get the deal “over the... Read more
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New York Post
Get set for a presidential fairy tale at the United Nationstransformative effect” of his 2009 vow to launch an “era of engagement.” Transf
Get set for a presidential fairy tale at the United Nations
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
transformative effect” of his 2009 vow to launch an “era of engagement.” Transformative, yes — but for the worse. As the Council on Foreign Relations’ Stewart Patrick puts it, the feeling in the UN halls is that “the world system is out of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PM reinforces TPP benefits in New Yorkin New YorkPrime Minister John Key has reinforced the benefits of the Trans Pac
PM reinforces TPP benefits in New York
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
in New YorkPrime Minister John Key has reinforced the benefits of the Trans Pacific Partnership in a speech to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York today.Mr Key told the Council he welcomes the priority that the US Administration... Read more
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DW
Russian opposition bemoans voter apathy |were surprised by how few people voted. "The Duma's legitimacy will suffer, of
Russian opposition bemoans voter apathy |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
were surprised by how few people voted. "The Duma's legitimacy will suffer, of course," said Stefan Meister of the German Council on Foreign Relations. Sabine Fischer of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs focused on voter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Flurry of Activity for Ruto as Kenyatta Skips Global Forums in Canada and U.S.to enhance collaboration between American and African companies. The Head of S
Flurry of Activity for Ruto as Kenyatta Skips Global Forums in Canada and U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to enhance collaboration between American and African companies. The Head of State was also scheduled to address the US Council on Foreign Relations on Kenya's role in Africa, as well as attend the Business Council for International... Read more
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Aljazeera
After David Cameron we are left only with mistakesthe day Britain decided by 52 percent of the vote to quit the EU, Manuel Lafont
After David Cameron we are left only with mistakes
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
the day Britain decided by 52 percent of the vote to quit the EU, Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, the Paris head of the European Council on Foreign Relations, observed that it wasn't Cameron's decision to call the referendum that astonished EU member... Read more
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Op-Ed News
What is BRICS member India really up to?diaspora in the US are quite integrated with the Washington consensus and usual
What is BRICS member India really up to?
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
diaspora in the US are quite integrated with the Washington consensus and usual suspect hegemony mechanisms such as the Council on Foreign Relations and the Rand Corporation. But Modi's game is way more sophisticated. Modi's priority is to... Read more
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DW
Russian elections: Trying to look democratic | Russia |found that one in two Russians said they didn't care about it. That fact was co
Russian elections: Trying to look democratic | Russia |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
found that one in two Russians said they didn't care about it. That fact was confirmed by Stefan Meister from the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), who was recently in Moscow. "The election campaign is barely happening; there are... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Syria ceasefire deal: What happens next?him and how is a vexed question. Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia and others also ha
Syria ceasefire deal: What happens next?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
him and how is a vexed question. Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia and others also have stakes. Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations and a veteran diplomat, says "there could well be too many players with conflicting agendas for... Read more
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FOX News
Dhs Accused Of Sitting On Damning Border Report As Immigration Issue Drives Presidential Raceresearch should be released to the public and available for review by experts,
Dhs Accused Of Sitting On Damning Border Report As Immigration Issue Drives Presidential Race
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
research should be released to the public and available for review by experts, said Edward Alden, senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and a co-author of the CFR report, “Managing Illegal Immigration to the United States: How... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Survey says: 9 facts that show college kids don't know the worldThe Council on Foreign Relations and National Geographic recently conducted a s
Survey says: 9 facts that show college kids don't know the world
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
The Council on Foreign Relations and National Geographic recently conducted a survey of 1,203 Americans between the ages of 18 and 26 who had recently attended a two- or four-year college. The survey asked basic questions about the world and... Read more
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FOX News
Dhs Accused Of Sitting On Damning Border Report As Immigration Issue Drives Presidential Raceresearch should be released to the public and available for review by experts,
Dhs Accused Of Sitting On Damning Border Report As Immigration Issue Drives Presidential Race
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
research should be released to the public and available for review by experts, said Edward Alden, senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and a co-author of the CFR report, “Managing Illegal Immigration to the United States: How... Read more
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Lake Placid News
WORLD FOCUS: Trump, Putin and NATOAmong them Richard Haass, former special assistant to President George H.W. Bus
WORLD FOCUS: Trump, Putin and NATO
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
Among them Richard Haass, former special assistant to President George H.W. Bush who serves as president of the Council on Foreign Relations. "The bipolar world was more or less predictable," Haass said. "Now we are entering a much less... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State House Spokesperson's Press Briefing At State Houseto strengthen the trade and business ties between the United States and Kenya.
State House Spokesperson's Press Briefing At State House
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to strengthen the trade and business ties between the United States and Kenya. The President will later address the US Council on Foreign Relations concerning Kenya's role in Africa, and attend the Business Council for International... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
U.S. experts call for ensuring U.S. security commitment amid calls in S. Korea for going nuclearto voting publics" as the North Korean threat becomes worse, he said. Scott Sn
U.S. experts call for ensuring U.S. security commitment amid calls in S. Korea for going nuclear
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 10 days ago
to voting publics" as the North Korean threat becomes worse, he said. Scott Snyder, a senior Korea expert at the Council on Foreign Relations, said that U.S. extended deterrence commitments are critical, adding that if the U.S. were to... Read more
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Daily Record
Trump can never lead on foreign policyto having life-and0death power over hundreds of millions of people. Max Boot i
Trump can never lead on foreign policy
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
to having life-and0death power over hundreds of millions of people. Max Boot is a senior fellow in national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. Follow him on Twitter @MaxBoot Read or Share this story: http://dailyre.co... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Response to Russian Environmentalistsin a panel on international relations became a target. Andrew Weiss, a member o
A Response to Russian Environmentalists
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
in a panel on international relations became a target. Andrew Weiss, a member of the Clinton Global Initiative and the Council on Foreign Relations, tweeted a video from my Moscow trip with a claim that I was "gushing over Russian support for... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next weekFILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member L
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next week
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard speaks to the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. Brainard indicated Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, that she’s in no hurry to raise interest rates again,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next weekFILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member L
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next week
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard speaks to the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. Brainard indicated Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, that she’s in no hurry to raise interest rates again,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next weekFILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member L
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next week
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard speaks to the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. Brainard indicated Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, that she’s in no hurry to raise interest rates again,... Read more
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The News-Times
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next weekFILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member L
Fed official's speech lowers expectations for hike next week
The News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016, file photo, Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard speaks to the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington. Brainard indicated Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, that she’s in no hurry to raise interest rates again,... Read more
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