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Kevin Hall

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Chief economics correspondent for McClatchy Newspapers

Kevin Hall on KCRW

More than 100 news organizations are investigating a trove of leaked documents called the " Panama Papers ."

Massive Leak Exposes How the World's Wealthiest Hide Money

More than 100 news organizations are investigating a trove of leaked documents called the " Panama Papers ."

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Unemployment has dropped below 6% for the first time in six years, providing some substance to a claim President Obama made yesterday during a campaign-type speech in Illinois.

Unemployment Falls Below 6 Percent, First Time in 6 Years

Unemployment has dropped below 6% for the first time in six years, providing some substance to a claim President Obama made yesterday during a campaign-type speech in Illinois.

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The
prospect of an American default on Thursday has rattled the global economy. Kevin
Hall is national economics correspondent for the  McClatchy Newspapers .

Three Days from Debt Ceiling Limit, Markets and Global Economies on Edge

The prospect of an American default on Thursday has rattled the global economy. Kevin Hall is national economics correspondent for the McClatchy Newspapers .

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President Trump is delivering his State of the Union address, which the White House says will outline a "policy agenda both parties can rally behind."

More than 800,000 federal employees continue to go without pay in what could soon be the longest government shutdown yet.

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President Trump is delivering his State of the Union address Tuesday night, a speech that had been delayed during the government shutdown.

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It’s been one year since a gunman killed 17 people and wounded 17 others at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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The government reopens (for now) after Trump caves on his wall demands.

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Wait, what is the message, Rudy?

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