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Trump makes demands on military spending or "I"ll do my own thing," WSJ says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

NATO Gathers for Emergency Session Amid U.S. Demands

NATO ordered an emergency session after President Trump delivered heated remarks in which he warned if allies didn’t immediately meet the 2% military-spending target “I’ll do my own thing,” diplomats said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Trump budget boosts military and border wall, targets social programs

President Donald Trump on Monday called for spending more money on the military and a U.S.-Mexico border wall while overhauling social programs for the poor in a budget plan that sets the stage for his next fight with the U.S. Congress......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Trump Just Released His Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Proposal. Here’s Everything You Need to Know

From record spending on military to cuts just about everywhere else. President Donald Trump sent his "Budget fo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 11th, 2019

With budget, Trump throws opening jab in next funding fight with Congress

President Donald Trump on Monday will ask lawmakers to hike spending for the military and the wall he wants to build on the U.S.-Mexico border and slash other programs in his 2020 budget, the opening move in his next funding fight with Congress......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Why Trump Wants a Space Force for the Final Frontier

Satellites make much of modern warfare possible, through GPS systems, wireless communications and sophisticated weather forecasting. This makes them tempting military targets. The U.S. Air Force has been responsible for defending American satelli.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 19th, 2019

Trump Demands McConnell "Fight For The Wall As Hard As He Fought For Anything"

One day after the House passed a spending bill that included $5.7 billion in funding for the p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 21st, 2018

Paul Brandus: Follow the money — the mark-to-market grade for the Trump administration isn’t great

Trump has disrupted supply chains, blown up market relationships that took years to build and added uncertainty that makes executives cautious about capital spending, and foreign investors think twice about investing in America......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: After backing more military spending for 2 years, Trump now complains it’s too high

President Donald Trump said Monday that U.S. military spending was too high, an apparent shift from his earlier calls for budget increases to rebuild what he labeled a depleted force......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 3rd, 2018

Trump Calls U.S. Defense Spending “Crazy” in Apparent Change of Heart on Military Budget

The president tweeted the criticism months after signing a bill to increase military spending. President Donald Trump blas.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 3rd, 2018

Trump Unleashes Twitter Tirade Against Macron

President Trump took aim at his French counterpart over military spending and trade on Tuesday, two days after returning from a trip to Paris that exposed the underlying tensions between the leaders......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 14th, 2018

Defense Stocks on Safer Ground After the Midterm Elections

A split Congress and President Trump's intent on keeping military spending high likely will keep the good times going for the defense sector and for the military industrial complex......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

Defense Stocks on Safer Ground After the Midterm Elections

A split Congress and President Trump's intent on keeping military spending high likely will keep the good times going for the defense sector and for the military industrial complex......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 8th, 2018

Texas Border Residents Warned Of "Armed Civilians" Confronting Caravan; Trump Says Military Mobilized

Texas landowners along the US-Mexico border have reportedly been told this week by the US Border Patrol to expect a possible influx of "armed civilians" on their property as a Central American migrant caravan makes its way t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 31st, 2018

Trump on shutting down the government: "Rush Limbaugh says it’s the greatest thing you can do"

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Trump expressed openness to a government shutdown on Friday, again reversing his stance on whether funding for a US-Mexico border wall must be in the must pass spending bill a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018

Japan to Spend Billions on U.S. Missile-Defense System

Japan is set to pay $2.1 billion for a new U.S. missile-defense system, one of its largest military acquisitions, as pressure from President Trump accelerates Tokyo’s spending on American military hardware......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 31st, 2018

Trump went soft on China at the last minute before signing the defense spending bill

AP Photo / Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defense policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on US governme.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2018

Trump Signs Defense Bill to Boost Military, Target China

President Trump signed into law Monday a defense-spending bill that received widespread bipartisan backing for its efforts to counter Chinese aggression and support U.S. military servicemen and women......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjAug 14th, 2018

Global Military Spending Is At Record Levels and Rising

President trump has made a habit of berating America’s NATO allies for not spending enough on defense. But while Trump and his.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 26th, 2018

Trump Commits to NATO, Pushes Allies on Spending

President Trump affirmed the U.S.’s “very strong” commitment to NATO after the summit descended into chaos as the secretary-general called an emergency session to address the president’s spending demands......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Trump Backs NATO Commitment After Tense Meetings

President Trump affirmed the U.S.’s “very strong” commitment to NATO after the summit descended into chaos as the secretary-general called an emergency session to address the president’s spending demands......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018