Policy, Politics & Portfolios

Updates and analysis from Wells Fargo Investment Institute on what federal budget, regulatory, and trade decisions could mean for investors.

November 2018

Election Post-Mortem

The country now waits to see if Democrats and Republicans will work together to effect positive change--or if gridlock will rule.

October 2018

All About the Midterms

The midterm elections feature many close races that will determine the balance of power in Congress.

September 2018

Canada or China – Who Blinks First?

The U.S. continues to negotiate with Canada on a new trade agreement, while additional tariffs on goods from China have been implemented.

August 2018

Turnout and Trade

Republicans are facing an uphill battle to hold both the House and Senate. Progress has been made on the North American Free Trade Agreement.

July 2018

Looking Ahead to the Midterm Elections

While trade and geopolitics may be receiving most of the headlines, attention is turning to Washington and the upcoming midterm elections.

November 2017

Policies of Change

Investors need to determine how the many government policies enacted every year may impact the world economy and markets.