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Trump originally planned to put Cohn at CIA, but changed his mind
Former White House economic adviser Gary Cohn reached a tentative agreement with President Donald Trump to become his CIA director — but lost out on the role after Trump abruptly changed his mind. Cohn, who resigned in early March amid a [...]
Trump close to tapping Kudlow to succeed Cohn
President Donald Trump is close to choosing economic analyst Larry Kudlow as his new top economic policy adviser, according to three people briefed on the internal deliberations. After souring on Kudlow because he publicly criticized [...]
No, Gary Cohn, You’re Still Not Invited To Seder!
So now you have a conscience, Gary? You’ve had a front row seat to our national nightmare for a whole year, and only now that The Idiot wants to start a trade war you’ve decided you don’t like what you see? Oh no, my friend! You don’t [...]
Cohn exit triggers GOP alarm
GOP angst is reaching new heights with Gary Cohn’s departure from the White House, as congressional Republicans lose a key check on Donald Trump’s proclivity for protectionism. The outgoing economic adviser to Trump is one of Hill Republicans’ [...]
‘It means disaster’: White House aides fear more policy chaos after Cohn departure
For many longtime Republican policy wonks and senior aides on Capitol Hill, Gary Cohn served as a touchstone. He was seen as the rare Trump administration official who did a good job of navigating substantive policy questions [...]
How Trump’s trade war finally broke Gary Cohn
NEW YORK — Wall Street is losing its main man in the White House. Gary Cohn, the hard-charging former Goldman Sachs president who eased market fears about President Donald Trump’s erratic presidency, said Tuesday he would leave in the [...]
Gary Cohn resigning as top White House economic adviser
Gary Cohn left Goldman Sachs, where he was president and chief operating officer, to join the White House in 2017. | Alex Wong/Getty Images [...]
Trump’s tariff war nudges Cohn toward White House exit
Gary Cohn, President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, has been rumored to be on the brink of leaving the White House for months but stayed for one main reason: to stop the president from imposing steep tariffs. By Thursday [...]
Who Was Roy Cohn And Why Hath He Forsaken Donald Trump? Apart From Being Dead And All.
He was not a nice man. Who was Roy Cohn? Where do we find the little childhood sled that would explain the man who was a fervent Red-baiter and smarter, possibly more evil sidekick to Senator Joe McCarthy, who later mentored Donald Trump in [...]
Republicans suspicious of ‘Democrats’ Cohn and Mnuchin as tax plans take shape
Conservative lawmakers and strategists have deep concerns that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Gary Cohn — the administration’s two key leaders on tax reform — don’t have the know-how or political [...]