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Yellen Calls Out China Trade Practices In South Korea Visit

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the U.S. and South Korea should deepen their trade ties to avoid working with countries that use their market positions to unfair advantage — calling out China by name. “We cannot allow countries like China to use their market position in key raw materials, technologies, or products to disrupt our economy or exercise unwanted […]

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Yellen Warns Congress Of “Irreparable Harm”

Raise the debt ceiling or suffer the risk of ‘irreparable harm’ Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a letter late last week. She urged congressional leaders to raise the federal debt limit as soon as possible or risk “irreparable harm to the U.S. economy and the livelihoods of all Americans.” In the letter, Yellen warned that the Treasury Department is […]