Bloomberg Politics: news on page 264

From Collusion to Cohen, Tallying Trump's Legal Risks

From Collusion to Cohen, Tallying Trump's Legal Risks

The legal inquiries into U.S. President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign started with Russia but have moved much closer to home. While Trump insists no evidence will ever emerge of his campaign
Turkey Risks U.S. Sanctions Over ‘Hostage’ American Priest

Turkey Risks U.S. Sanctions Over ‘Hostage’ American Priest

U.S. patience is wearing thin over Turkey’s nearly two-year-long imprisonment of an American priest.
What to Expect as Malaysia Heads to the Polls

What to Expect as Malaysia Heads to the Polls

Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia Director Firdaos Rosli discusses the election campaign in Malaysia. He speaks with Sophie Kamaruddin on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source:
FGE's Fesharaki Sees 1.5 Million Barrels of Iran Oil Removed Per Day

FGE's Fesharaki Sees 1.5 Million Barrels of Iran Oil Removed Per Day

FGE founder and Chairman Fereidun Fesharaki weighs in on the impact of the U.S. withdrawal from the accord to curb Iran’s nuclear program. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Oil Prices to Rise Exiting Iran Deal, Says Sanford C. Bernstein's Beveridge

Oil Prices to Rise Exiting Iran Deal, Says Sanford C. Bernstein's Beveridge

Sanford C. Bernstein Senior Oil and Gas Analyst, Neil Beveridge, discusses the Iran deal and it's effect on oil prices. He speaks with David Ingles on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump Willing to Risk Protracted China Standoff, Prasad Says

Trump Willing to Risk Protracted China Standoff, Prasad Says

Eswar Prasad, Cornell University Tolani senior professor of trade policy, discusses U.S. and China trade talks, He speaks with Stephen Engle from the JPMorgan Global China Summit 2018, in Beijing, on
West Virginia Rejects Blankenship in Senate Primary

West Virginia Rejects Blankenship in Senate Primary

Don Blenkenship Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg
Trump’s CIA Nominee Won’t Condemn Waterboarding

Trump’s CIA Nominee Won’t Condemn Waterboarding

Gina Haspel, director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) nominee for President Donald Trump, swears in to a Senate Intelligence Committee confirmation hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on
Extent of Election Hacking Still Unclear, Says Senate Panel

Extent of Election Hacking Still Unclear, Says Senate Panel

The key Senate committee investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election said it still doesn’t have a firm grasp on the extent of the hacking, even with the November congressional midterms
Trump's 'Barking Dogs' Make China Deals Difficult, Ex-PBOC Adviser Says

Trump's 'Barking Dogs' Make China Deals Difficult, Ex-PBOC Adviser Says

A former adviser to China's central bank calls the U.S. trade delegation overly aggressive. Speaking exclusively to Bloomberg's Stephen Engle at the JPMorgan Global China Summit in Beijing, Li Daokui
Cordray Wins Democratic Primary for Ohio Governor

Cordray Wins Democratic Primary for Ohio Governor

Richard Cordray Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
Businessman Braun Wins Republican Senate Primary in Indiana

Businessman Braun Wins Republican Senate Primary in Indiana

Businessman Michael Braun won Indiana’s Republican primary to run in November against Democratic Senator Joe Donnelly, who is seeking a second term to represent the heavily Republican state.
Aid Workers Targeted in Battle Against Famine in South Sudan

Aid Workers Targeted in Battle Against Famine in South Sudan

Lying facedown, a rebel fighter jabbing a rifle barrel into the back of his head, the aid worker was sure his bid to save his fellow South Sudanese from famine was about to end in his own death.
Ex-HHS Chief Price on the Individual Mandate

Ex-HHS Chief Price on the Individual Mandate

Former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price discusses health care policy. He joins Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Trump Links Iran Decision to North Korea

Trump Links Iran Decision to North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an announcement in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Trump said the U.S. will withdraw from the
Sessions Says He’s ‘Not Shedding Tears’ Over Tennessee Immigration Raid

Sessions Says He’s ‘Not Shedding Tears’ Over Tennessee Immigration Raid

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that he's "not shedding tears" over an immigration raid at a Tennessee meat processing plant where 97 workers were arrested.
Ross Says U.S. and China Are ‘Pretty Far Apart’ in Trade Talks

Ross Says U.S. and China Are ‘Pretty Far Apart’ in Trade Talks

The U.S. and China remain far apart on trade following high-level meetings between officials of both countries last week, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said.
Russian Oligarch Tied to Trump Lawyer in Stormy Bombshell

Russian Oligarch Tied to Trump Lawyer in Stormy Bombshell

A company tied to a Russian oligarch sent $500,000 last year to an entity that President Donald Trump’s lawyer used to pay hush money to porn actress Stephanie Clifford, her attorney Michael Avenatti
Trump Exit From Iran Pact Halts $40 Billion Boeing, Airbus Deals

Trump Exit From Iran Pact Halts $40 Billion Boeing, Airbus Deals

The U.S. withdrawal from a nuclear accord with Iran slams shut what had been a brief opening for historic aircraft sales by Boeing Co. and Airbus SE to the Islamic Republic.