Stories by Naema Ahmed

The partisan recycling gap

Data: Survey Monkey online poll conducted June 6-10, 2019, among 4,486 adults. Total margin of error is ±2.5 percentage points; Poll methodology; Chart: Naema Ahmed/Axios

Most consumers say they are willing to use reusable shopping bags (89%) and to pay more for products with recyclable packaging (73%).

But Democrats are nearly twice as willing as Republicans to pay a higher tax rate to fund recycling programs, according to an Axios/SurveyMonkey poll.

Europe taking bigger share of U.S. natural gas exports

After years of anticipation, Europe is finally taking a big share of American exports of liquified natural gas as it seeks to lessen its reliance on Russian gas.

Data: EIA and the European Commission; Note: EU figures were converted from cubic meters to cubic feet and reflect approximate values. Chart: Naema Ahmed/Axios

Jerome Powell's obsession with inflation and economic growth

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell talks about inflation, unemployment and growth more than anything else, an Axios analysis of the chairman's speeches and congressional testimonies in his first year shows.

Why it matters: A new era of more frequent press conferences begins on Wednesday, and it will likely change the way investors look at Powell's words.