Jim Tankersley Reporter
  • Washington, D.c.
  • The New York Times

Jim Tankersley covers economic and tax policy for The New York Times.

296 Articles
5 days ago
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Britain’s Gamble on Tax Cuts has Economists Warning of Past Mistakes

The International Monetary Fund is just one of the many voices that have criticized a plan to cut rates for high earn...

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8 days ago
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White House Student Loan Forgiveness Could Cost About $400 Billion

The estimate by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office gauged the cost over 30 years, though the bulk of the eff...

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8 days ago
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Factory Jobs Are Booming Like It’s the 1970s

U.S. manufacturing is experiencing a rebound, with companies adding workers amid high consumer demand for products.

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9 days ago
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U.S. Warns Russia of ‘Catastrophic Consequences’ if It Uses Nuclear Weapons

The comments by the national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, illustrate how quickly the rhetoric has intensified as ...

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9 days ago
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The U.S. says it has warned Russia of ‘catastrophic consequences’ if it uses nuclear weapons in U...

The U.S. says it has warned Russia of ‘catastrophic consequences’ if it uses nuclear weapons in Ukraine.

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10 days ago
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The U.S. says Russia isn’t preparing to use nuclear weapons, yet.

The U.S. says Russia isn’t preparing to use nuclear weapons, yet.

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11 days ago
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Group of 7 countries condemn ‘sham’ referendums in Ukraine.

Group of 7 countries condemn ‘sham’ referendums in Ukraine.

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13 days ago
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Biden Paints Russia as a Threat to the World in U.N. Speech

President Biden portrayed Russia as the chief threat to global peace and renewed warnings that “a nuclear war cannot ...

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15 days ago
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Biden Calls Trump ‘Irresponsible’ Over Mar-a-Lago Documents

Speaking to “60 Minutes,” the president also declared the Covid-19 pandemic to be “over” in the United States.

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19 days ago
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Railroad Unions and Companies Reach a Tentative Deal to Avoid a Strike

President Biden announced the agreement after negotiations brokered by the labor secretary lasted deep into the night.

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20 days ago
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Biden Maneuvers to Try to Avoid Devastating Rail Strike

The Biden administration is considering executive action to try to avoid a shutdown of the nation’s rail network that...

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21 days ago
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Sobering Inflation Report Dampens Biden’s Claims of Economic Progress

The president is trying once again to accentuate the positives in the recovery from recession, but stubbornly high pr...

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