Politics

Sens. Warner, Klobuchar to unveil bill on Russian election meddling

Senators This specific week are slated to announce a bill they desire will curb foreign governments’ influence on American elections. Sens. Mark Warner, D-Va., along with Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., plan to announce a bill Thursday which aims to boost transparency in political ads, their offices said. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., will co-sponsor the bill. Warner can be the ranking Democrat ...

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Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during national anthem

Thomas J. Russo | USA TODAY Sports | Reuters The Cleveland Browns team stand as well as also kneel during the National Anthem before the start of their game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium, September 24, 2017. President Donald Trump will be again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem. Trump said on Twitter ...

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‘of which’s very hard not to give tax cuts to the wealthy,’ Steven Mnuchin today says

of which represents a dramatic reversal coming from Mnuchin’s initial assertions on the subject. After last November’s election, he appeared on CNBC to pledge of which wealthy Americans would likely receive no tax cut whatsoever. “Any reductions we have in upper-income taxes will be offset by less deductions to ensure of which there will be no absolute tax cut for ...

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Why market is actually wrong about John Taylor, who Trump might make Fed chief

in which kind of thinking might check off some key boxes with Trump. The president anticipates in which his agenda of lower taxes, less regulation along with aggressive infrastructure spending might generate growth of more than 3 percent, compared with the 2.1 percent postrecession rate at which the item had been moving. Where the Trump-Taylor connection could break, though, is ...

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Trump pitches GOP tax cuts to reluctant Democrats

Most or all of the 48 Democrats in addition to also independents from the Senate are likely to vote against a Republican tax reform plan. Democratic leaders have argued the framework does not go far enough to reduce the burden on the middle class in addition to also does too much to help the wealthy. Some Republicans could also oppose ...

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NAFTA trade ministers to square off over hard-line US demands

Lars Hagberg | AFP | Getty Images (L-R) Mexico’s Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, along with United States Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer gather for a trilateral meeting at Global Affairs on the final day of the third round of the NAFTA renegotiations in Ottawa, Ontario, September 27, 2017. Trade ministers by ...

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Trump’s fortune drops, ties Snap founder on Forbes 400 list

Donald Trump’s fortune fell by $0 million, along with the president is actually right now tied with Snap founder Evan Spiegel on Forbes’ 2017 ranking of the 400 richest Americans. Trump ranks No. 248 on the billionaires list This specific year which has a net worth of $3.1 billion, according to Forbes, which released the rankings Tuesday. Trump ranked No. ...

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Delta to take planes at center of trade dispute after Airbus deal

Christinne Muschi | Reuters Bombardier’s C Series aircrafts are assembled in their plant in Mirabel, Quebec, Canada April 29, 2016. Delta Air Lines says the idea will still take delivery of a disputed Canadian passenger jet after European giant Airbus took a stake inside program. The airline has been inside crosshairs in a trade conflict in which U.S. aerospace giant ...

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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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