Janet Yellen ends 50-year friendship with ‘rabid Trump supporter’: book

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen cut ties with a close friend of 50 years because she could no longer tolerate her “rabid” support for Donald Trump, according to a new book. Carol Schwartz Greenwald, the first female assistant vice president of the Fed in Boston and an adviser to ex-Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis, was shunned by … Read more

Dark money group targets Greg Abbott in Texas race for governor

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. A shadowy new group has purchased at least $6 million in TV advertisements ahead of the November election and is airing an ad that targets Gov. Greg Abbott as he runs for reelection. The minute-long … Read more