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Steve Mnuchin Admits Amazon Deserves Antitrust Scrutiny

“I think if you look at Amazon, although there are certain benefits to it, they’ve destroyed the retail industry across the United States so there’s no question they’ve limited competition.” And thus

Mnuchin Claims October Vote on Trade Pact

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has been telling colleagues that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has privately assured him she would allow a vote on the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement by October,
Hmmm: Trump to waive Iran sanctions again?

Hmmm: Trump to waive Iran sanctions again?

“There is an active group ... that sees value in keeping the rump JCPOA alive.” The post Hmmm: Trump to waive Iran sanctions again? appeared first on Hot Air.
Trump Admin Starts Caving On China Trade War, Removes Some Items From Tariff List

Trump Admin Starts Caving On China Trade War, Removes Some Items From Tariff List

Remember when trade wars were “good and easy to win”? The United States Trade Representative announced on Tuesday that it...
Emails Expose Treasury Department’s Chummy Relationship With Fox News

Emails Expose Treasury Department’s Chummy Relationship With Fox News

Newly uncovered emails between Fox News and President Donald Trump’s Treasury Department reveal a cozy relationship between the conservative news...
Steve Mnuchin: Always Take The President 'Very Literally' -- But He's Not 'The Chosen One'

Steve Mnuchin: Always Take The President 'Very Literally' -- But He's Not 'The Chosen One'

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin insisted on Sunday that Americans should take President Donald Trump's hyperbolic comments "very literally" -- but he allowed for some exceptions. During an interview
Chinese markets tumble amid trade war with US; Beijing again says it's willing to negotiate

Chinese markets tumble amid trade war with US; Beijing again says it's willing to negotiate

President Donald Trump's decision to escalate the trade war with China last week has led to a positive response from Beijing.Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, the communist country's top trade negotiator,
Aides Admit Trump Lied To Manipulate The Stock Markets -- Investigation Needed

Aides Admit Trump Lied To Manipulate The Stock Markets -- Investigation Needed

On August 23rd, a Friday, Trump burned the stock markets with an insane Twitter tirade. Then at the G7 on Monday, he claimed the US had talked with China on the phone and that the Asian nation wanted
U.S. Hits Iranian Shipping Network with Fresh Sanctions

U.S. Hits Iranian Shipping Network with Fresh Sanctions

A large Iranian-registered shipping network created solely to transport and obfuscate the sale of Iran oil has been targeted with fresh sanctions by the Trump administration.
Pompeo, Mnuchin Shoot Down Suggestions To Release Trump-Ukraine Call Transcripts

Pompeo, Mnuchin Shoot Down Suggestions To Release Trump-Ukraine Call Transcripts

Ever since allegations emerged that President Donald Trump contacted Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in July to get the Ukrainian government to...
Steve Mnuchin Turns Himself Into A Pretzel Around Biden And Ukraine

Steve Mnuchin Turns Himself Into A Pretzel Around Biden And Ukraine

Steve Mnuchin looked like a fool on CNN's State of The Union today trying to defend Trump's illegal abuse of power in asking Ukraine to investigate Biden. Just like Giuliani before him, Mnuchin said
Tapper Stops Mnuchin In His Tracks On Ukraine-Biden Situation

Tapper Stops Mnuchin In His Tracks On Ukraine-Biden Situation

CNN host Jake Tapper confronted Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin over the official’s defense of President Donald Trump’s actions in relation...
Larry Kudlow: Trade Talk 'Mood Music' with China Has Improved

Larry Kudlow: Trade Talk 'Mood Music' with China Has Improved

White House National Economic Council Larry Kudlow said, "The statements coming out of Beijing have been a little more positive, it seems like the mood music has improved."
Report: Trump Tested Idea Of Mulvaney Replacement Before Disastrous Presser

Report: Trump Tested Idea Of Mulvaney Replacement Before Disastrous Presser

President Trump supposedly began testing the idea of replacing his acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney well before his aide’s...