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Trump Tax Reform Has States Hungry for Lower Utility Bills

Trump Tax Reform Has States Hungry for Lower Utility Bills

It’s been less than a month since Congress approved a sweeping tax overhaul and states are already champing at the bit to get a piece of the action.
New Questions Arise About Sessions' Recusal

New Questions Arise About Sessions' Recusal

President Donald Trump directed top White House lawyer Don McGahn to persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions not to recuse himself last spring from the Justice Department’s investigation into Russian
Senior Treasury Official McGahn to Leave Post, Return to Capitol Hill

Senior Treasury Official McGahn to Leave Post, Return to Capitol Hill

Shannon McGahn, the wife of the White House’s top lawyer, is leaving her senior post at the Treasury Department to return to what may be a short-term job on Capitol Hill.
What a New Trade Agreement With South Korea May Look Like

What a New Trade Agreement With South Korea May Look Like

Bloomberg's Sarah McGregor discusses President Donald Trump's proposed changes to the U.S.-South Korea free trade agreement with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance
GOP Senators Ask Justice Department for Criminal Probe of Trump Dossier Author

GOP Senators Ask Justice Department for Criminal Probe of Trump Dossier Author

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley asked the Justice Department to investigate whether the author of a disputed dossier on Donald Trump made false statements to federal investigators, prompting
New Jersey's Incoming Governor Joins Tax Fight as Cohn Hints at Pushback

New Jersey's Incoming Governor Joins Tax Fight as Cohn Hints at Pushback

New Jersey’s governor-elect joined a chorus of leaders in Democratic states who are proposing workarounds for their residents to avoid new caps on state and local tax deductions, even as a top Trump
EPA Chief Interested If Attorney General Job Opens Up, Source Says

EPA Chief Interested If Attorney General Job Opens Up, Source Says

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has told associates he’d be willing to lead the Justice Department should the position become available, according to two people familiar
These States Are Projected to Gain House Seats After 2020 Census

These States Are Projected to Gain House Seats After 2020 Census

States in the South and West will gain representatives in the U.S. House after the 2020 census at the expense of states in the Northeast and Midwest, according to a new study.
Job Gains in Trump's First Year Were Solid But Not the Greatest

Job Gains in Trump's First Year Were Solid But Not the Greatest

Donald Trump vowed during his 2016 campaign for president that he would be “the greatest jobs president that God ever created.” Employment data released Friday show that the economy added 2.06 million
Days After Trump Aviation Safety Tweet, FAA Chief to Depart

Days After Trump Aviation Safety Tweet, FAA Chief to Depart

The U.S. agency overseeing aviation safety loses its chief at midnight Saturday, days after President Donald Trump took credit in a tweet for the airlines’ safest year on record.
Trump Needs a Miracle to Win His 2017 Trade-Deficit Battle

Trump Needs a Miracle to Win His 2017 Trade-Deficit Battle

President Donald Trump almost certainly failed in his mission to shrink the U.S. trade deficit last year.
Merkel's Frenemies Give Stage to EU Critic of Her Refugee Policy

Merkel's Frenemies Give Stage to EU Critic of Her Refugee Policy

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban claimed credit for shielding Germany from migration in a dig at Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose sister party gave him a platform to criticize her refugee policy.
FCC Rules Out Delaying Net Neutrality Repeal Over Fake Comments

FCC Rules Out Delaying Net Neutrality Repeal Over Fake Comments

The Federal Communications Commission rejected calls to delay ending net neutrality rules over a flawed public comment system, saying it hadn’t relied on millions of identical or suspicious
Venezuelan Generals Accused of Abuses in Fresh U.S. Sanctions

Venezuelan Generals Accused of Abuses in Fresh U.S. Sanctions

The U.S. Treasury Department slapped sanctions on four Venezuelan military men Friday, accusing them of corruption and rights abuses as the Trump administration intensifies pressure on the South
Airbus Expects China Jet Order During Macron’s Visit

Airbus Expects China Jet Order During Macron’s Visit

Airbus SE is discussing a large plane order from China during French President Emmanuel Macron’s state visit this weekend, according to people familiar with the plans.
How Long Will Gary Cohn Work for Donald Trump? ‘I'm Here Today’

How Long Will Gary Cohn Work for Donald Trump? ‘I'm Here Today’

Gary Cohn, the White House chief economic adviser who has been the focus of speculation he will soon depart, won’t make much of a commitment to President Donald Trump.
Gary Cohn Says Government May Push Back Against State Tax Workarounds

Gary Cohn Says Government May Push Back Against State Tax Workarounds

The Trump administration may try to block potential plans by high-tax states including New York and California to shield residents from state and local tax break changes, according to White House
Trump Says He’s a ‘Stable Genius,’ Labels Wolff Book ‘Fiction’

Trump Says He’s a ‘Stable Genius,’ Labels Wolff Book ‘Fiction’

“Throughout my life, my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart,” Trump says on Twitter
Bannon's Clout in Question After Donor Drops Him

Bannon's Clout in Question After Donor Drops Him

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‘Rebel Commander’ Grieve’s Case for Second Referendum on Brexit

‘Rebel Commander’ Grieve’s Case for Second Referendum on Brexit

The Conservative Brexit rebel who dealt Prime Minister Theresa May a parliamentary blow has a hypothetical argument for a second referendum, but he doesn’t want you thinking he sounds like Tony Blair.