Trump Economic Policy  (Page 3)

Trump signals support for legislation ending federal marijuana ban

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/9/2018 at 2:00pm

President Donald Trump may have thrown a bone to the horde of progressives stressed by his administration and clamoring for his impeachment.

He has signaled that his is open to supporting the end of the federal ban on marijuana.

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Trump’s Tariff Decision Irks Merkel, Macron

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/3/2018 at 4:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s move to impose tariff on steel and aluminum imports from Europe has triggered sharp response from the EU, Germany and France. President Trump’s decision to apply the duties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum was in response to long-standing European customs duties on U.S. imports.

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May Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Hits 18 Year Low at 3.8%

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 1, 2018 at 11:00am 6/1/2018 at 11:00am
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The May jobs report came in better than expected! Employers added more jobs, wages went up, and the unemployment rate is 3.8%, which is the lowest it’s been in 18 years.

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Bad News for Democrats: U.S. economy trumps Hong Kong’s as “most competitive in the world”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 28, 2018 at 8:05pm 5/28/2018 at 8:05pm
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The U.S. has trumped Hong Kong to retake first place among the world’s most competitive economies, thanks to faster economic growth and deregulation that is promoting innovation.

The Switzerland-based IMD World Competitiveness Center, which conducted the analysis, had Singapore, the Netherlands, and Switzerland rounding out the top 5 spots.

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House Passes Bipartisan Deal to Roll Back Big Part of Dodd-Frank

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00am 5/23/2018 at 11:00am

President Donald Trump promised big changes to Dodd-Frank shortly after his inauguration. He may have the opportunity to do just that this week.

In a rare instance of bipartisanship, the House passed a bill that will rollback portions of the financial law for smaller banks.

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U. S. and China Put Trade War “On Hold,” Including Imposition Of Tariffs

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 7:30pm 5/20/2018 at 7:30pm
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We’ve been covering the Trump administration’s trade talks with China, and now both nations have reportedly agreed to halt the trade war, including the imposition of tariffs, until a deal has been reached.

The AFP reports:

Washington and Beijing have agreed to abandon any trade war and back off from imposing tariffs on...

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Pork Filled Farm Bill Dies in the House

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 18, 2018 at 5:00pm 5/18/2018 at 5:00pm

The splashy headlines in the MSM all talk about how the House Freedom Caucus killed the farm bill in the House today since those members demanded the lawmakers vote on immigration legislation first.

But it’s a good thing this bill died because of the non-sexy components the MSM won’t touch. The lawmakers...

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U.S. Unemployment Rate Below 4% for the First Time Since 2000

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:00am 5/4/2018 at 11:00am

The April jobs report has a few good and bad items. The economy added 164,000 jobs, which sounds great, but below the 175,000 – 190,000 forecasters predicted.

The biggest news? The U.S. unemployment rate is at 3.9%. This is the first time the unemployment rate is below 4% since 2000.

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Data Reveals Companies Have Used Tax Cuts to Increase Capital Spending

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/3/2018 at 1:00pm
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Remember when the left said that President Donald Trump’s tax reform would not work because the companies would give those breaks to shareholders instead of reinvesting in the company?

Well, Bloomberg released data that shows capex (capital expenditure) has won out. It shows that the 130 companies in the S&P 500 have...

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Trump Executive Order Lays Groundwork for Real Welfare Reform

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/12/2018 at 1:00pm
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While the liberal media continues to obsess on Stormy Daniels and the Mueller investigation, Trump is continuing to work towards keeping promises he made during the general election campaign.

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Trump Insists We Cannot Lose a Trade War With China After It Proposes Tariffs

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/4/2018 at 1:00pm
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A possible trade war continues to brew as China proposes its own tariffs on American goods after President Donald Trump’s administration released a list of 1,300 Chinese exports it plans to target with tariffs.

Despite this action and concerns of a trade war, Trump insists we cannot lose said war because we’re...

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Trump reversing direction on Obama-era fuel economy standards

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 10:00am 3/31/2018 at 10:00am
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President Donald Trump has been working hard at erasing his predecessor’s phone-and-pen legacy.

His latest rollback of Obam-era inanity focuses on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its new plans for fuel...

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US Set to Hit China with $50 Billion in Tariffs Today

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 1:00pm 3/22/2018 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump is expected to announce new tariffs on Chinese exports to the United States later today. The decision comes after a seven-month-long investigation by the Trump administration into the U.S. intellectual property theft orchestrated by Beijing. The move is expected to hit $50 billion worth of Chinese imports.

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Green groups back GOP on overhaul of Renewable Fuel Standard

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10:00am 3/17/2018 at 10:00am
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Environmental groups once strongly supported the federal government’s sweeping ethanol mandate in the Renewable Fuel Standard over a decade ago, touting the fuel additive as a potential cure for the supposed climate crisis.

Ten years later, these same groups are backing proposed Republican reforms to these regulations.

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Democrats Pin Midterm Hopes on Tax Hike Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 7:30pm 3/11/2018 at 7:30pm
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Earlier this week Senate Democrats introduced a tax plan designed to show what Democrats can be expected to do should they win back majorities in Congress.

Their

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Sweet Jobs Report: 313,000 Jobs Added in February

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 9, 2018 at 11:00am 3/9/2018 at 11:00am
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This came as a shock to many! The Labor Department reported that the US economy added 313,000 jobs in February, beating expectations by 100K.

The country has added more than half a million jobs in the first two months of 2018.

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Trump Signs Off on Steel and Aluminum Tariffs, Exempts Canada and Mexico

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 4:26pm 3/8/2018 at 4:26pm
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President Donald Trump imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum at a press conference at the White House today, but decided to exempt Canada and Mexico during NAFTA negotiations.

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