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Trump says he might release his tax returns once his term ends

But US President Donald Trump appears to be laying claim to the phrase for himself. "Have you heard that expression used before?" he asked his interviewer. We'll have to wait and see. Keynes did not actually use the term " prime the pump " or "pump priming" in his seminal work, "The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money" in 1936, but the term is widely associated with him nonetheless.

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Kiwi, Canadian dollars sink on domestic woes

Four tip a rate rise in early 2018, and swaps data late Wednesday showed a 69 percent chance of an increase in the first quarter. After hitting a 10-month low on April 28, the #NewZealand Dollar enjoyed a rare but brief fillip this this week, first on a better-than-expected jobs report, then on news that inflation expectations had risen.

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Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

Here are the winners and losers. Tell them you will pony up and help fix the budget. It also announced 8.4 billion Australian dollars for an inland freight rail line connecting Melbourne and Brisbane, along with billions more for other road and rail projects.

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United CEO Munoz on hot seat as Congress examines air travel

Southwest Airlines said it plans to eliminate overbooking altogether. Transportation Committee chairman Bill Shuster said ahead of the hearing that it would give lawmakers "an opportunity to get much-needed answers about airline customer service policies and what is being done to improve service for the flying public".

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Administration names 10 people for federal bench

Larsen has been on the bench only 19 months, since Governor Rick Snyder named her to the state Supreme Court. Before Trump was elected, Stras was reported to be on the short list of potential Supreme Court nominees. Before that she was a University of MI law professor, a Justice Department lawyer during President George W. Bush's administration, and a clerk for the late US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

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James Comey: The FBI director who went from 'brave' to fired

Comey laughed, saying he thought it was a fairly amusing prank. "And with this egregious political power play, there is now no question that a special prosecutor is needed, because Americans absolutely deserve an open, independent investigation into Trump's Russian connections".


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