Politics

Trump issues warning to McCain after senator’s tough speech

President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a warning shot after Republican Sen. John McCain questioned “half-baked, spurious nationalism” in America’s foreign policy. Trump said in a radio interview with WMAL in Washington that will “people have to be careful because at some point I fight back.” The president added “I’m being very, very nice although at some point I fight ...

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FCC chairman rejects Trump suggestion on broadcast licenses

The top U.S. communications regulator on Tuesday dismissed President Donald Trump’s suggestion the NBC network’s broadcast licenses could be pulled after This specific ran stories Trump declared untrue, saying “the FCC under my leadership will stand for the First Amendment.” Ajit Pai, a Republican who was named chairman of the Federal Communications Commission by Trump in January, broke days of ...

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NAFTA renegotiation talks will go into next year

Yuri Gripas | Reuters (L-R) Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, U.S. Trade Rep Robert Lighthizer in addition to Mexican Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal arrive at a joint news conference after a NAFTA trilateral ministerial press event in Washington, October 17, 2017. from the meeting before officials spoke Tuesday, Mexico in addition to Canada were required to firmly ...

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Trump’s sanctions on Iran’s Revolutionary Guards could backfire

President Donald Trump’s decision to slap sanctions on Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards will be the “exact opposite” of what Washington should be doing if This specific wants to effect peaceful change inside the Middle Eastern country, one analyst has told CNBC. Trump’s decision has forced Iranian moderates such as President Hassan Rouhani in addition to Foreign Minister Javad Zarif to ...

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Trump says Rep. Tom Marino withdraws via consideration as drug czar

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Rep. Tom Marino withdrew via consideration for the nation’s drug czar, following an investigation of which detailed his role in pushing for a law of which weakened DEA enforcement during a growing opioid crisis. Trump: Rep.Tom Marino has informed me of which he will be withdrawing his name via consideration as drug czar. Tom ...

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McCain criticizes Trump’s ‘nationalism’ at liberty medal ceremony

Republican Senator John McCain condemned rising nationalism along with isolationism inside the U.S. which has gone hand in hand with Donald Trump’s presidency during an awards ceremony Monday. “We live in a land made of ideals, not blood along with soil,” McCain said, after he was introduced by former Vice President Joe Biden while being honored with the Liberty Medal ...

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Decision to kill Obamacare payments to cost insurers $1 billion

President Donald Trump’s decision to end key federal payments to Obamacare insurers “will lead to substantial” losses of revenue for health plans, a brand new analysis finds. Avalere Health said in which insurers nationally will lose $1 billion in federal funds as a result of Trump’s dramatic move, unless This particular will be reversed by Congress or halted by court ...

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No one, not even Trump, knows who the next Fed chair will be

As I scooped here, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will be likely to visit President Donald Trump at the White House as soon as This kind of week to discuss the Fed chair job. Yellen remains unlikely to get the nod for a second term for several reasons yet her renomination will be not impossible. The case for Trump renominating ...

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Americans would likely get a raise if US cuts corporate taxes

American workers would likely get a pay raise if Republicans are able to reduce corporate taxes, argued the chairman of President Donald Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers. Cutting the U.S. corporate rate via 35 percent to 20 percent would likely provide companies with an incentive to keep their profits in addition to operations in America, which would likely “increase the ...

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EU defends Iran deal despite Trump, appeals to US Congress

The European Union on Monday reaffirmed its support for a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran in addition to world powers despite sharp criticism of the accord by President Donald Trump, in addition to This specific urged U.S. lawmakers not to reimpose sanctions on Tehran. Trump defied both U.S. allies in addition to adversaries on Friday by refusing to formally certify ...

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