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Top U.S. Trade Officials Headed to China with Cautious Optimism

Top U.S. Trade Officials Headed to China with Cautious Optimism

Top Trump administration economic officials are headed to China in the second half of this week to discuss trade contentions between the two nations.
Trade Delegation Returns to U.S. with Consensus for ‘Immediate Attention’ to Relationship with China

Trade Delegation Returns to U.S. with Consensus for ‘Immediate Attention’ to Relationship with China

Five top Trump administration officials are returning from two days of trade meetings with officials in China, bringing with them the message that the administration needs to give “immediate

Mnuchin Brings Kushner $22 Bottle of Wine

“He’s reportedly worth $300 million, but it appears even Steve Mnuchin can’t say no to a cheap bottle of wine,” the Daily Mail reports. “The Secretary of Treasury was snapped bringing a $22 bottle of
China Trade Talks Continue Next Week in D.C.

China Trade Talks Continue Next Week in D.C.

China’s top economic adviser will travel to Washington, DC, to continue trade talks next week with top Trump administration officials following the U.S. trade delegation’s trip to China last week.
Mnuchin Flips Tax-Scam Grift, Hopes Nobody Notices

Mnuchin Flips Tax-Scam Grift, Hopes Nobody Notices

With a little-noticed remark at a friendly event, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discarded his past arguments for the Trump/GOP tax bill. All Mnuchin could offer in their place was one of the
Top Tech Companies Head to White House to Talk AI, Fending off the Apocalypse

Top Tech Companies Head to White House to Talk AI, Fending off the Apocalypse

It’s almost been a year since the White House held its last big tech summit. On Thursday, it will reportedly host representatives from 38 of the biggest companies in the US to discuss the future of
Kudlow on Administration’s China Trade Actions: ‘Don’t Blame Trump, Blame China’

Kudlow on Administration’s China Trade Actions: ‘Don’t Blame Trump, Blame China’

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow revealed to Breitbart News Saturday listeners on SiriusXM Patriot 125 that U.S.-China trade talks will continue in D.C. next Thursday and Friday with
On China, Ignorance Plus Greed Equals Trump Fail

On China, Ignorance Plus Greed Equals Trump Fail

Tengrain at Mock Paper Scissors: Hey guys, remember that bribe we talked about yesterday? You know, the one where Comrade Stupid’s company took a buncha Chinese Ameros for developing a golf resort
U.S. Trade Team to Head Back to China After Agreement to Reduce Trade Deficit

U.S. Trade Team to Head Back to China After Agreement to Reduce Trade Deficit

U.S. trade negotiators will head back to China to work out details of an agreement between the two nations reached during continued trade negotiations this week resulted in a joint framework to reduce
Report: Trump Wants to Leave WTO

Report: Trump Wants to Leave WTO

“He’s [threatened to withdraw] 100 times. It would totally [screw] us as a country,” a source told Axios.
Trump wants to hand a $100,000,000,000 tax cut to the super-rich, without Congressional approval

Trump wants to hand a $100,000,000,000 tax cut to the super-rich, without Congressional approval

Trump finance secretary/supervillain Steve Mnuchin says he wants to unilaterally allow Americans to factor in inflation when calculating capital gains; the move would cost the US government $100
Mnuchin Floats More Tax Cuts For The Rich, This Time Avoiding Congressional Approval

Mnuchin Floats More Tax Cuts For The Rich, This Time Avoiding Congressional Approval

Scene: Living Typo Steve Mnuchin, who is also the Treasury Secretary, looked out the window of his lavish office to see deficits running clear to the horizon and then into the Great Beyond. The
It’s a horrible idea to reduce the capital gains tax without a vote in Congress

It’s a horrible idea to reduce the capital gains tax without a vote in Congress

Republicans are against pen and phone legislation, right? The post It’s a horrible idea to reduce the capital gains tax without a vote in Congress appeared first on Hot Air.
State-Run Chinese Media: Prepare for ‘Hardship and Crisis’ but Do Not Panic at Turkey’s Collapse

State-Run Chinese Media: Prepare for ‘Hardship and Crisis’ but Do Not Panic at Turkey’s Collapse

China’s state-run Global Times told readers to remain calm as the economy of Turkey teeters on the brink of collapse, but the real point of the editorial was to insist China is in far better shape
China bites back at U.S. suggestion of sanctions over concentration camps

China bites back at U.S. suggestion of sanctions over concentration camps

Earlier this week, a bipartisan slate of senators took a public, and unprecedented, stance against China’s ongoing campaign to detain upwards of a million ethnic Uyghurs in concentration camps across
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Lists Posh Park Avenue Duplex

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Lists Posh Park Avenue Duplex

United States Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin seeks to stuff his personal coffers with the $32.5 million sale of his longtime duplex apartment at 740 Park Avenue, one of New York City’s most
With “Fear” and Trump, Bob Woodward Has a Bookend to the Nixon Story

With “Fear” and Trump, Bob Woodward Has a Bookend to the Nixon Story

Almost half a century later, the ghost of the scandal that launched Woodward’s career haunts the Trump White House, George Packer writes.
Trump Issues More Tariffs on $200 Billion in Chinese Goods

Trump Issues More Tariffs on $200 Billion in Chinese Goods

President Donald Trump issued the additional tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods that he’s been warning about for months should China refuse to change “unfair” trading practices with the U.S.
3D print this Harriet Tubman stamp and fix all those twenties that Mnuchin forgot to take Andrew Jackson off of

3D print this Harriet Tubman stamp and fix all those twenties that Mnuchin forgot to take Andrew Jackson off of

https://vimeo.com/250692555 As of 2020, Harriet Tubman -- revolutionary anti-racist hero -- was supposed to replace Andrew Jackson (authoritarian, genocidal stain on the American project) on the $20
Saudi Arabia Threatens Anyone Spreading 'Fake News' Online with 5 Years in Prison, Heavy Fines

Saudi Arabia Threatens Anyone Spreading 'Fake News' Online with 5 Years in Prison, Heavy Fines

Saudi Arabia is threatening to give 5-year prison terms and heavy fines to anyone caught spreading “fake news” online, a warning to those discussing the suspected murder of Washington Post journalist