Americas

The FINANCIAL -- A little over a third of the refugees who were admitted into the United States in fiscal 2016 (37%) were religious minorities in their home countries. Of those, 61% were Christians, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of data from the State Department’s Refugee Processing ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' recently improved confidence in the U.S. economy held firm last week as Gallup's Economic Confidence Index averaged +14, similar to +13 one week ...

The FINANCIAL -- An executive order signed Jan. 27 by President Donald Trump suspends refugee admissions for 120 days while security procedures are reviewed, though the resettlement of persecuted ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' confidence in the U.S. economy remained strong in January. Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index averaged +11, the highest monthly average in Gallup's nine-year trend. ...

The FINANCIAL -- About half of Americans say President Donald Trump is moving too fast in addressing the major problems facing the country today, with most of the rest saying his speed of action is ...

The FINANCIAL -- The 115th Congress took office in January and set to work on an agenda that includes confirming President Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees, addressing illegal immigration and ...