February job growth surges above expectations as coronavirus recovery picks up steam

Yardeni Research President Ed Yardeni and Evercore ISI Chairman Ed Hyman provide insight into economic growth, today’s markets and the Federal Reserve. The U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February, evidence the labor market’s recovery…

Neera Tanden committee votes abruptly delayed as Biden budget pick’s nomination in jeopardy

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC) and Budget Committees postponed planned business meetings Wednesday where they were supposed to vote on Neera Tanden, President Biden’s pick to be the…

Eagles trade Carson Wentz to Colts for draft picks after 5 seasons: report

Carson Wentz is heading to Indiana. The Philadelphia Eagles agreed to trade the quarterback to the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday in exchange for a 2021 third-round draft pick and a conditional…

Lawrence Taylor picks Tom Brady over Joe Montana when it comes to being the greatest NFL player

Lawrence Taylor was one of the most fearsome linebackers in NFL history and played against Joe Montana during the prime of their careers. Taylor told TMZ Sports on Friday that…

Biden picks transgender woman as assistant health secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine to be his assistant secretary of health, leaving her poised to become the first openly transgender federal…

Biden’s Cabinet picks: Full list

President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday. In preparation for his presidency, Biden has already announced his selections for various…

Biden picks Obama veterans for key State Department posts

President-elect Joe Biden announced Saturday that he will nominate two Obama administration veterans to key State Department posts. Wendy Sherman, who led the U.S. negotiating team for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal,…

Air Force picks Huntsville, Ala., as new Space Command headquarters

ProcureAM CEO Andrew Chanin says ‘space is open for business.’ The U.S. Air Force picked Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala., for the new 1,400-person U.S. Space Command’s headquarters Wednesday. The…

Biden nominates Judge Merrick Garland as attorney general, names other key DOJ picks

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday formally announced he will nominate Judge Merrick Garland as his attorney general, as well as other key nominations to the Justice Department. Sources told Fox…