White House Considering Executive Action For Wall Even If Trump Signs Deal

White House Considering Executive Action For Wall Even If Trump Signs Deal.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2019

What to Know About the President’s Power to Declare a National Emergency

A government shutdown that lasted 35 days did not get U.S. President Donald Trump the $5.7 billion he wants for a wall on the Mexico border. In the wake of a deal that re-opened the government temporarily, White House aides said that if Democrats w.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 14th, 2019

Partial government shutdown begins after Trump, lawmakers fail to reach border wall deal

Nine departments and several smaller agencies ran out of money at midnight Friday after Congress and the White House failed to strike a .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Larry Kudlow says China ‘ought to’ take Trump seriously, voices skepticism over trade deal

A top White House adviser on Tuesday voiced skepticism over this coming weekend’s meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, suggesting the two leaders may not be able to resolve their escalating trade fight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Bob Woodward’s new Trump book ‘Fear’ posts huge sales

Reader interest in the inner workings of the Trump White House is showing no signs of fading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Former Fox News exec Bill Shine may take reins at White House communications office

Former Fox News executive Bill Shine is expected to be offered the role of White House communications director, a key position in the Trump administration that has been vacant since March, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Senators break with Trump, move to undo ZTE deal

In a rare rebuke of President Donald Trump, Republican Senate leaders set up a vote for this week that would undo the White House deal to revive Chinese telecommunications company ZTE Corp......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Trump signs executive orders cracking down on employee unions

President Donald Trump will sign executive orders restricting the unions that represent many of the U.S. government’s 2.1 million employees, the White House said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump talks tough on Iran, pushes for more expansive deal

President Donald Trump leveled dire warnings at Iran and signaled an interest in an unspecified new deal to rein in Tehran, echoing a suggestion from French President Emmanuel Macron after the two leaders met Tuesday at the White House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

Trump wants to use a big banking settlement to build the wall

The White House is targeting a windfall from an international banking scandal to help pay for the border wall, according to an administration official......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. military now may leave nearly 1,000 troops in Syria

The U.S. military is crafting plans to keep nearly 1,000 forces in Syria, U.S. officials said, a shift that comes three months after President Donald Trump ordered a complete withdrawal and is far more than the White House originally intended......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 17th, 2019

"Absurd" to say Trump unreliable trade negotiator with China: White House

The White House said on Monday it was "absurd" to suggest that President Donald Trump was an unreliable negotiator as China reportedly balks at a summit with President Xi Jinping over concerns Trump would walk away from a trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2019

Trump budget will seek funds for border wall, Space Force

President Donald Trump will be making a significant request for border wall funds and seeking money to start up Space Force as a new branch of the military in the White House budget being released next week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 9th, 2019

Trump team has no plan to go to China for trade talks: official

Trump administration officials have not made any new plans to send a team to China for face-to-face trade talks although there is much work left to be done to reach a deal, White House trade adviser Clete Willems said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 8th, 2019

“US ‘Deservedly’ Optimistic of China Trade Deal”

Wednesday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says there’s “hope” that President Trump and Chinese President Xi will meet soon to finalize an agreement officials are optimistic a trade deal.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 7th, 2019

House Votes to Block Trump"s Border-Emergency Declaration

The House voted to block the White House from redirecting federal funds toward building a border wall, and the Senate inched closer to doing the same, raising the specter of President Trump exercising his veto power for the first time......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 27th, 2019

The Fed: Inflation would accelerate if Chinese tariffs went to 25%, new Fed study finds

The Trump White House tariffs on Chinese goods have only added a little to U.S. inflation so far, but the damage could get a lot worse unless the two countries strike a deal to avert an escalation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2019

Report: Kushner family firm pays $1.1B for 6,000 apartments

The real estate firm run by White House adviser Jared Kushner's family has pulled off its biggest deal in more than a decade. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Kushner Cos. paid $1.1 billion for a portfolio of about 6,000 apartments in Mar.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 24th, 2019

How Trump"s Border Wall Turned Into a National Emergency

The president’s declaration comes after divisions and competing priorities in the White House allowed the barrier project to languish......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 17th, 2019

Trump Promised to "Build That Wall," Then Ran Out of Time and Options

The president’s declaration of a national emergency to fund a southern border barrier comes after divisions and competing priorities in the White House allowed the project to languish......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 16th, 2019

President Trump Declares ‘National Emergency’ to Build the Wall

Thursday, the US Senate approved a border security compromise for building a wall with Mexico, and prevents another government shutdown. The White House said President Trump would sign it then declare a national emergency and invoke.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 14th, 2019