The personal appeal that President Trump said he received from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau last month — leading him to renegotiate NAFTA — was only made after Trump’s son-in-law and top aide Jared Kushner called Trudeau’s office in Ottawa and begged him to talk some sense into the commander-in-chief, a report says. The unconventional
President Donald Trump is considering issuing an executive order to pull the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, senior administration officials said on Wednesday, although the timing of the action is uncertain. The move, which one source said might come as soon as Trump’s 100th day in office on Saturday, could unravel
Before the largest audience of his political career, save perhaps his inaugural, Donald Trump delivered the speech of his life. And though Tuesday’s address may be called moderate, even inclusive, Trump’s total mastery of his party was on full display. Congressional Republicans who once professed “free-trade” as dogmatic truth rose again and again to cheer economic nationalism.
The Senate voted Monday to confirm billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as secretary of commerce in President Trump’s Cabinet. Ross was approved by a vote of 72-27, with 20 Democrats and Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, joining 51 Republicans to vote “aye.” Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., did not vote due to his ongoing recovery from back surgery.
Making good on a campaign promise, President Trump on Monday signed an executive order withdrawing the United States from the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. He also signed two other orders — one placing a hiring freeze on some federal workers and the other reinstating a ban on funding for international groups that perform abortions.
Kathryn Blackhurst, Trump Moves Early to Renegotiate NAFTA. President Donald Trump announced Sunday that he would be meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). While attending the swearing-in ceremony for 30 White House staff members Sunday, the 45th president signaled his
President Trump said Sunday that he’ll discuss immigration and renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement when he meets soon with the leaders of Canada and Mexico, part of a busy fourth day for his administration. “Anybody ever hear of NAFTA,” Trump said during a White House swearing-in of several top administration officials including senior
House Democrats joined Big Labor on Tuesday in voicing support for Donald Trump’s push to renegotiate NAFTA and other trade deals — while also vowing to hold the incoming Republican president to that campaign promise. “Trump said he wants to fight for trade deals that put American workers first, and so do we,” said Oregon
The globalist trade policies of Hillary Clinton have been devastating for the American people and American businesses. Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and New Hampshire have been hit especially hard as thousands of factories moved offshore or were forced into bankruptcy by a flood of cheap imports.Over the last 25 years, Bill and Hillary Clinton
In 3 days, we are going to win the Great State of Florida and we are going to win back the White House. Real change begins with immediately repealing and replacing Obamacare. It’s just been announced that the residents of Florida are going to experience massive double-digit premium hikes. In the great state of Arizona,
FROM: Curtis Ellis, Senior Advisor; Peter Navarro, Economic AdvisorTO: Interested Parties Hillary Clinton told a member of Congress she would turn her back on union members and support the Trans Pacific Partnership once she is elected, according to the latest emails released by Wikileaks. A Clinton campaign memo reveals that Hillary Clinton told Rep. Eddie
I would like to thank my incredible running mate, Governor Mike Pence, who has been a tremendous leader on health care issues. Let me also thank Dr. Ben Carson, not only a great man – but one of the toughest competitors I’ve ever faced. People do not know how well he did during the primaries,