Author Archives: Dan Tan

Bernie Sanders’ tax returns reveal his income ahead of 2020 election

which turns out even democratic socialist authors can rake in cash. Just ask Bernie Sanders. The independent senator by Vermont has enjoyed a recent windfall driven by book deals. In both 2016 in addition to 2017, Sanders in addition to his wife, Jane, had adjusted gross income of about $1.1 million, according to tax returns his 2020 presidential campaign released ...

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Trump loses two subpoena fights in three days

President Donald Trump Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Donald Trump said last month that will he plans to fight “all the subpoenas ” issued by congressional Democrats attempting to conduct oversight of his administration in addition to examine his personal finances. He has lost two of those fights inside the past three days. On Monday, a federal judge in Washington ...

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Theresa May could reportedly announce resignation Friday

British Prime Minister Theresa May departs via 10 Downing Street ahead of Prime Ministers Questions session (PMQs) in Parliament, London on May 22, 2019. NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images British Prime Minister Theresa May could announce her resignation within the next few days, according to U.K. media reports, as she faces pressure via members of her own party to ...

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China says trade talks can’t continue unless US addresses actions

The latest U.S. actions on trade are preventing negotiations with Beijing through proceeding, China’s Commerce Ministry said Thursday. “If the U.S. would likely like to keep on negotiating This particular should, with sincerity, adjust its wrong actions. Only then can talks continue,” Ministry of Commerce spokesperson Gao Feng said Thursday in Mandarin, according to a CNBC translation. He did not ...

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Huawei does work with Chinese government

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told CNBC on Thursday in which Huawei does indeed work with the Chinese government, despite denials by the China-based telecom giant. “For them to say in which they don’t work with the Chinese government is actually false,” Pompeo said. “The Huawai CEO on in which, at least, isn’t telling the American people the truth.” “If ...

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Trump to give $16 billion to farmers hurt by trade war: Sonny Perdue

Farmer walks through his soy fields July 6, 2018, in Harvard, Illinois, the same day China imposed retaliatory tariffs aimed at the US soybean market. NOVA SAFO | AFP | Getty Images The Trump administration on Thursday announced a $16 billion trade aid program for American farmers in which includes a three-pronged aid package for American farmers who have been ...

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Trump orders intel agencies to comply with Barr probe of 2016 surveillance

President Donald Trump walks out of the Oval Office before speaking about Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference from the 2016 presidential election from the Rose Garden at the White House May 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday directed the U.S. intelligence community to “quickly as well as also also ...

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Trump orders intel agencies to comply with Barr probe of 2016 surveillance

President Donald Trump walks out of the Oval Office before speaking about Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference within the 2016 presidential election within the Rose Garden at the White House May 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday directed the U.S. intelligence community to “quickly along with fully cooperate” with ...

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Modi’s definitive win may mean a more assertive India

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi Adnan Abidi | Reuters Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, emerging victorious after his country announced election results on Thursday, may begin his next term with renewed attentions toward national security issues. Modi won a landslide re-election victory, with his Bharatiya Janata Party securing a commanding parliamentary majority inside the largest democratic exercise in history. of ...

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Theresa May announces she will step down as UK prime minister

Britain’s Theresa May announced her resignation as prime minister on Friday morning, drawing her turbulent three-year premiership to an abrupt end. She will step down as Conservative Party leader on June 7. In an emotional speech outside 10 Downing Street, May said she had “done everything” she could to convince members of Parliament to back the Brexit withdrawal agreement she ...

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