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The Wall Street Journal: New ‘opportunity zone’ rules offer developers tax breaks

The Trump administration on Friday will propose guidelines that will help investors use a new tax incentive that encourages development in low-income areas......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration sues after California approves tough net-neutrality rules

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday signed a bill reinstating Obama-era open-internet rules in the state, and the Justice Department responded almost immediately with a lawsuit seeking to overturn the law......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: EPA to ease rules on methane emissions for oil-and-gas companies

The Trump administration is about to propose its latest rollback of Obama-era climate rules, moving to ease requirements for oil-and-gas companies that were designed to limit leaks of the heat-trapping gas methane, administration officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: California moves to establish nation’s strongest net-neutrality rules

California on Thursday moved to reinstate Obama-era open-internet rules, challenging Trump administration rollback efforts and setting the state on a path to have the strongest net-neutrality rules in the nation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: EPA approves plan to scrap emissions restrictions on coal power plants

The Trump administration moved to overturn Obama-era environmental rules on power-plant emissions, a long-telegraphed action designed to help coal-burning plants compete with natural gas and other cleaner alternatives as a national energy source......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Judge rejects Trump administration bid to allow migrant families to be held long-term

A federal judge has refused the Trump administration’s request to change a longstanding federal court settlement so that officials could detain asylum-seeking families together during lengthy immigration proceedings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration to miss court-imposed deadline to reunite youngest immigrant children

The Trump administration said nearly half of the 102 youngest immigrant children who were separated from their parents at the border won’t be reunited with the adults in time to meet a court-imposed deadline......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Senate votes to reinstate net neutrality, but odds of restoration remain slim

The Senate voted Wednesday to reinstate Obama-era open-internet rules, handing a symbolic defeat to the Trump administration over its efforts to roll back those regulations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: California joins 17 other states in suing EPA for rolling back emissions rules

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday his state was joining with 17 others to sue the Trump administration over its decision to ease national vehicle-emissions standards.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: DACA program must be resumed, federal judge orders

A third federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to cancel an Obama-era program protecting young undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese auto maker Zotye plans to start U.S. sales in 2020

Chinese car maker Zotye Automobile International Co. plans to start selling a vehicle in the U.S. starting in 2020, despite new Trump administration tariffs imposed this year on vehicle imports from China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump moves to deny asylum to most migrants who cross border illegally

The Trump administration is moving ahead with a plan to limit when and where foreign nationals can apply for asylum at the U.S. border with Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: HHS to allow some employers to opt out of providing birth-control coverage

The Trump administration will allow religious groups, nonprofits,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration adds new sanctions against Cuba, Venezuela

The Trump administration unveiled new sanctions against Cuba and Venezuela, part of an effort to target what White House national-security adviser John Bolton called a “troika of tyranny” that includes Nicaragua......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

Just-In-Time Stimulus: Fed Proposes Looser Rules For Large U.S. Banks

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, The Fed's proposal marks one of the most significant rollbacks of bank regulations since Trump took office... The Wall Street Journal reports Fed Proposes Looser Rules for Large U.S. Banks .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump now says he may send up to 15,000 troops to border

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is prepared to deploy as many as 15,000 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border in anticipation of a caravan of Central American migrants, sharply increasing the number the administration had signaled earlier in the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Treasury official arrested for leaks is Trump supporter who was part of a bureaucratic dispute

The arrest last week of a senior Treasury Department official for allegedly leaking sensitive records to BuzzFeed News has its roots in a bureaucratic dispute dating to the Obama administration, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Canada unveils tariffs to safeguard from overseas steel dumping

Canada on Thursday unveiled new quotas and tariffs aimed at thwarting the dumping of certain steel products, and convincing the Trump administration that it won’t be used as a backdoor for steel from China and other low-cost producers to enter the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

Trump Administration to Step Up Oversight of Hospital Watchdogs

The Trump administration announced increased oversight of organizations that accredit and inspect most U.S. hospitals, following a report last year in The Wall Street Journal focusing on problem-plagued facilities that kept their accreditation status......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 4th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration halts visas for same-sex partners of diplomats

The Trump administration has ordered the State Department to stop issuing visas to unmarried same-sex partners of foreign officials working in the U.S., officials said Tuesday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2018