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Trump needs to stop playing China’s tariff game – Washington Examiner

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Trade wars are rarely good and never easy to win, but they’re a lot costlier and harder to win when we’re going against a country like China. The People’s Republic of China is an undemocratic state with a centrally planned economy run by the Communist Party. Most importantly, the Chinese regime doesn’t care much about the welfare of its people. Trump should not go head-to-head against such a regime in…

Trump needs to stop playing China’s tariff game – Washington Examiner

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Trade wars are rarely good and never easy to win, but they’re a lot costlier and harder to win when we’re going against a country like China. The People’s Republic of China is an undemocratic state with a centrally planned economy run by the Communist Party. Most importantly, the Chinese regime doesn’t care much about the welfare of its people. Trump should not go head-to-head against such a regime in…

Trump needs to stop playing China’s tariff game – Washington Examiner

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Trade wars are rarely good and never easy to win, but they’re a lot costlier and harder to win when we’re going against a country like China. The People’s Republic of China is an undemocratic state with a centrally planned economy run by the Communist Party. Most importantly, the Chinese regime doesn’t care much about the welfare of its people. Trump should not go head-to-head against such a regime in…

Donald Trump can’t just ‘hereby order’ whatever he wants – CNN

Friday, August 23, 2019

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Macron Says ‘Our House Is Burning’ As Amazon Fires Continue – NPR

Friday, August 23, 2019

Smoke billows during a fire in an area of the Amazon rainforest near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, Brazil earlier this week. Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters hide caption toggle caption Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters Smoke billows during a fire in an area of the Amazon rainforest near Porto Velho, Rondonia State, Brazil, Brazil earlier this week. Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters French President Emmanuel Macron is calling on world leaders to place the massive fires destroying Brazil’s…

Trump’s idiotic, immoral rhetorical attack on Denmark – Washington Examiner

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Denmark is a close American ally deserving of far better from President Trump. The American people, who expect their president will put U.S. interests before his own ego, also deserve better. I say this in light of insults Trump directed at the Danish prime minister on Wednesday after she labeled his efforts to buy Greenland as “absurd.” Trump’s outburst follows his similarly petulant tweet on Tuesday that “based on Prime…

Catherine Rampell: Move over, Illuminati. The conspiracy against Trump’s economy is massive. – Salt Lake Tribune

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Also colluding are the many farmers, retailers, manufacturers and economists who have been warning for more than a year that the burden of Trump’s tariffs is mainly borne by Americans, not China or other trading partners, and also that uncertainty over trade tensions can paralyze hiring, investment and purchasing decisions, which we need to keep the economy expanding.

Trump’s ‘disloyalty’ comment about American Jews who vote Democrat was disgusting and worrisome – Washington Examiner

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

President Trump, on a tirade about Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib on Tuesday, claimed that American Jews who voted Democrat were either ill-informed or were exhibiting “great disloyalty.” This is a disgusting comment that reveals that, despite his constant attacks on them, Trump has no idea what actually made Tlaib and Omar’s statements anti-Semitic. Asked to react to Omar and Tlaib’s recent Israel-bashing press conference, Trump went off on…

Trump stopped calling for ‘very meaningful background checks’ on guns after talking to the head of the NRA – Business Insider

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Following his talks with NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre and gun rights activists, President Donald Trump struck a different tone on potential gun regulations in the weeks after two mass shootings, according to a New York Times report. The NRA reportedly launched a campaign to contact lawmakers in the wake of the back-to-back El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, shootings on August 3 and August 4. Both gunmen wielded assault-style…

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will two days before death’ – BBC News

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Epstein’s more than $577m in assets were put into a trust, according to reports Jeffrey Epstein signed a will two days before killing himself in his New York jail cell, US media reports say. Court papers filed last week in the US Virgin Islands valued Epstein’s estate at more than $577 million (£475m) but listed no details of beneficiaries, the Associated Press reported. The will,…

Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo to sue commissioner to get his job back – New York Post

Monday, August 19, 2019

Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo will sue Police Commissioner James O’Neill in a bid to win back his job, his lawyer said Monday. Pantaleo will file a suit under Article 78 of the state Civil Practice Law and Rules, lawyer Stuart London said. The provision allows people to appeal decisions by government officials or agencies through the courts on grounds that they were “arbitrary and capricious.” If successful, Pantaleo would…

White House says there’s ‘no recession in sight’ despite market turmoil – Business Insider

Monday, August 19, 2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House officials pushed back on Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States. “There is no recession in sight,” White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on “Fox News Sunday.” “Consumers are working. Their wages…

Trump: Purchasing Greenland ‘strategically’ interesting | TheHill – The Hill

Monday, August 19, 2019

President TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has ‘golden opportunity’ on gun reforms Objections to Trump’s new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE on Sunday said buying Greenland is “strategically” interesting amid reported interest from the administration last week. Speaking to reporters as he left his Bedminster, N.J., golf club, Trump acknowledged that purchasing the landmass owned by Denmark has been discussed. “Denmark essentially owns it….

Portland mayor praises police after ‘largely peaceful’ day of far-right, far-left demonstrations – Fox News

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Video Portland, Oregon mayor says they’re taking major precautions ahead of the Antifa and right-wing demonstrations Dueling protests between Antifa and right-wing groups are set to take place in Portland, Oregon. The mayor of Portland, Ore., said Saturday night that his city had avoided the “worst-case scenario” after members of far-right groups and far-left members of Antifa held dueling demonstrations in the center of the city that lasted for hours on end. “Given…

New York medical examiner: Jeffrey Epstein’s death was a suicide by hanging – Fox News

Friday, August 16, 2019

Video Jeffrey Epstein’s death ruled suicide by hanging Dr. Cyril Wecht weighs in on the autopsy results of accused sexual abuser Jeffrey Epstein. New York City‘s chief medical examiner has ruled that disgraced financier and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide by hanging in his prison cell last week. In a brief statement Friday, Dr. Barbara Sampson said her ruling came following a “careful review of all investigative information, including complete…

Philadelphia shooting standoff lasted 8 hours. Suspect’s lawyer called him to help end it – CNN

Thursday, August 15, 2019

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Trump Offers Meeting With China’s Xi To Resolve ‘Hong Kong Problem’ – NPR

Thursday, August 15, 2019

China’s President Xi Jinping and President Trump, chat as they pose for the group photo at the beginning of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, in June. Trump has offered to meet with Xi about resolving protests in Hong Kong. picture alliance/picture alliance via Getty Image hide caption toggle caption picture alliance/picture alliance via Getty Image China’s President Xi Jinping and President Trump, chat as they pose for the group…

‘Get me SWAT, ASAP! Long guns, ASAP!’ Inside the first few minutes of terror in Philadelphia – CNN

Thursday, August 15, 2019

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Trump suggests ‘personal meeting’ with China’s Xi over Hong Kong crisis – CNBC

Thursday, August 15, 2019

President Donald Trump in a tweet Wednesday suggested a “personal meeting” with China’s President Xi over the ongoing Hong Kong crisis, as investors remained on edge about the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. “I know President Xi of China very well,” Trump tweeted. “He is a great leader who very much has the respect of his people. He is also a good man in a ‘tough business.’ I…