Trump backs CEOs, proposes easing corporate reporting rules

U.S. President Donald Trump asked securities regulators to explore replacing quarterly reporting requirements with half-yearly filings at the urging of executives including PepsiCo Chief Executive Indra Nooyi, reigniting a debate about how often companies should give financial updates to investors. Trump backs CEOs, proposes easing corporate reporting rules U.S. President Donald Trump asked securities regulators…

FBI probing cyberattack targeting second California Democrat: report

The FBI has reportedly launched an investigation into a cyberattack targeting a second Democratic congressional candidate in California. Reuters reported Friday that David Min, who ran for the seat in California’s 45th congressional district but was defeated in the state’s primaries last month, had his election campaign computer targeted by hackers. The attempt was successful,…

Justice Dept investigating GOP fundraiser for allegedly offering Trump admi…

Elliott Broidy, a longtime GOP fundraiser and former Republican National Committee (RNC) official, is reportedly under investigation for allegedly offering actions by the Trump administration to foreign officials for tens of millions of dollars. The Washington Post reported Friday, citing sources familiar with the investigation, that the Department of Justice (DOJ) is examining a plan…

Worst-case scenario for House GOP is 70-seat wipeout

Democratic enthusiasm and a GOP malaise surrounding President Trump have set the stage for a potentially devastating midterm election for the House Republican majority. In a series of special elections mostly in reliably GOP districts, Democratic candidates have routinely outperformed Hillary Clinton’s share of the vote from 2016. At the same time, Republican candidates have…