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Kristi Ellis

Bureau Chief, Washington

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CEO Talks: Emanuel Chirico of PVH Corp.

"I don't even think [the border adjustment tax] is truly a tax. It's another duty. It's another tariff on top…

PVH’s Emanuel Chirico Talks Border Tax, Trade in Washington

Chirico said a border tax on imports will create uncertainty and potentially impact investments.

Labor Secretary Nominee Withdraws Amid Controversy

Fast food executive Andrew Puzder, President Trump's embattled Labor Secretary nominee, withdrew his name…

Retail CEOs Talk Border Tax, Regulations With Trump

The president pledged to cut regulations and simplify and lower taxes for corporations and families.

Retail Apparel Prices Rose in January as Inflation Accelerated

The strong consumer price increase signaled an increase in inflation, which could lead to a rate hike by the…

Meeting the Media with the Netanyahus, First Lady Melania Trump Chooses Karl Lagerfeld Ensemble

First Lady Melania Trump wears all-white Karl Lagerfeld couture ensemble for press event with Israeli Prime…

Retail Sales Rise Across the Board in January

Sales in the overall economy grew at a faster clip than economists had predicted.

Ethics Office: Disciplinary Action for Ivanka Trump Plug ‘Warranted’

Director said evidence suggests Conway violated ethics rules.

Target, Gap, J.C. Penney CEOs Take Border Tax Fight to Trump, the Hill

Retailers are part of a coalition of 120 retailers and industry groups trying to prevent the border tax from…

Trump Intent on ‘Tweaking’ Trade Relationship With Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who met with Trump in the Oval Office, said NAFTA renegotiation is a…

Trump Adviser Defends Ivanka Trump Endorsement, SNL Skewers It

The Nordstrom-Ivanka Trump controversy was featured in an SNL skit and a topic on the Sunday political shows.

President and First Lady Host Private Dinner for Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and Wife Akie Abe

The first couple's hospitality included a round of golf for the president and prime minister and a Japanese…

First Lady Melania Trump Chooses Calvin Klein Dress for Morikami Gardens Visit

For a visit to the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens with Azie Abe, the wife of Japan's prime minister…

Senate Dems Prod White House to Stop Ethics Violations

Democrats raised concerns about the ethics controversy surrounding Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President…

Trump and Abe Pledge to Strengthen Trade Ties

The U.S. and Japan said Friday the two countries will launch an economic dialogue but stopped short of…