Macro Briefing: 26 September 2018

Senate panel vote on Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination set for Fri: Politico
Arizona prosecutor to question Kavanaugh and accuser in Senate hearing: The Hill
Trump outlines ‘maximum pressure’ policy in UN speech: The Hill
China cancels scheduled US warship visit to Hong Kong: CNN
Fed on track to raise rates today and may end ‘accommodative’ policy: Reuters
S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller: growth rate of US home prices eased in July: CNBC
Richmond Fed Mfg Index rises to record high in Sepetmber: MarketWatch
Consumer Confidence Index surges in September, near record high: MarketWatch