Ryan Rainey



Ryan is a Reporter at Morning Consult covering financial regulation.

Finance Brief: 25 Republican Senators Urge Trump to Restart TPP Trade Talks

By Ryan Rainey Top Stories Twenty-five GOP senators called for President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision to withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, arguing that rejoining the trade pact would help Trump achieve his goal of increased U.S. economic growth. Pulling out of TPP, which was negotiated under the Obama administration, was […]

Finance Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Ryan Rainey Morning Consult Finance will be off Feb. 19. Publication of the morning briefs and afternoon updates will resume the following day. Week in Review Executive branch Finance-related parts of President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2019 budget request were met with skepticism on Capitol Hill. Senators from both parties criticized a proposal to […]

Finance Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Ryan Rainey Week in Review Executive branch President Donald Trump said he plans to nominate Charles Rettig, a tax attorney based in Beverly Hills, Calif., to serve as the next commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service. Former Rep. Scott Garrett, the New Jersey Republican whose bid to become chairman of the Export-Import Bank failed […]