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‘Stupid and evil’: Stephen Moore blames liberals for his rejected Fed nomination

Stephen Moore took aim at liberals Wednesday evening, blaming them for his failed nomination to the Federal Reserve board. Moore withdrew last week after key Republican senators expressed concern about the prospective nominee. That came after Moore’s past comments denigrating women resurfaced. Visit Markets Insider’s homepage for more stories. Stephen […]
‘Stupid and evil’: Stephen Moore blames liberals for his rejected Fed nomination
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Trump says Stephen Moore has pulled out of the running for Fed contention

President Donald Trump said Thursday Stephen Moore would no longer be considered for a spot on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. “Steve Moore, a great pro-growth economist and a truly fine person, has decided to withdraw from the Fed process,” Trump tweeted on Thursday afternoon. “Steve won the battle […]
Trump says Stephen Moore has pulled out of the running for Fed contention
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Trump’s Federal Reserve pick Stephen Moore says critics are ‘pulling a Kavanaugh against me’ after old columns making crude jokes about women resurface

President Trump’s nominee for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors has come under fire for past writing and comments about women. Moore said on a conservative radio show that Democrats are “pulling a Kavanaugh” against him in an effort to derail his nomination. Another nominee in former Godfather’s Pizza CEO […]
Trump’s Federal Reserve pick Stephen Moore says critics are ‘pulling a Kavanaugh against me’ after old columns making crude jokes about women resurface
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Trump’s Federal Reserve Board pick Stephen Moore once said women should be banned from men’s sports games, and called female refs an ‘obscenity’

President Donald Trump’s pick for the Federal Reserve Board, economic commentator Stephen Moore, wrote columns criticising women’s roles in sports in the early 2000s. In a series of columns for the the conservative National Review magazine and resurfaced by CNN on Monday, Moore said women shouldn’t referee or announce men’s […]
Trump’s Federal Reserve Board pick Stephen Moore once said women should be banned from men’s sports games, and called female refs an ‘obscenity’
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Stephen Moore is going to embarrass himself (and us) at the Fed

President Donald Trump has asked the conservative economic commentator Stephen Moore to join the Federal Reserve Board. This is a mistake. The Federal Reserve is supposed to make policy independent of the White House and the GOP, and Moore has demonstrated he has no interest in doing that. Plus, he […]
Stephen Moore is going to embarrass himself (and us) at the Fed
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Trump is planning to appoint a conservative economist to the Federal Reserve Board who has repeatedly called for all its members to be fired

President Donald Trump on Friday said he would nominate the conservative economist Stephen Moore to the Federal Reserve’s board of governors. Moore has been an ardent supporter of Trump and helped craft the president’s economic message during the 2016 campaign. Moore has also been critical of the Fed’s recent interest-rate […]
Trump is planning to appoint a conservative economist to the Federal Reserve Board who has repeatedly called for all its members to be fired
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Top Trump adviser says the GOP tax bill is ‘death to Democrats’

Stephen Moore, a conservative economist who was a Trump campaign adviser, said the Republican tax bill represented “death to Democrats.” Moore said the repeal of the state and local tax deduction, new taxes on universities, and the repeal of the so-called individual mandate in particular targeted liberals. Stephen Moore, one […]
Top Trump adviser says the GOP tax bill is ‘death to Democrats’