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Trump Says China Has Blinked In Trade War — Talks On Again

Trump Says China Has Blinked In Trade War — Talks On Again

  DAVID KRAYDEN OTTAWA BUREAU CHIEF   President Donald Trump said Monday that China called to say it wants to go back to the bargaining table and restart trade talks with the United States. Trump says Chinese officials called Washington to urge a return to negotiations after an impasse provoked stock market chaos last week, USA […]

G7 Surprise: Donald Trump Announces Trade Deal In Principle Agreement with Japan

G7 Surprise: Donald Trump Announces Trade Deal In Principle Agreement with Japan

By CHARLIE SPIERING   President Donald Trump announced a new trade deal in principal with Japan on Sunday, during the G7 summit of world leaders in France. “This is a tremendous deal for the United States,” Trump said after announcing the deal with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. “It’s a, really, tremendous deal for our farmers and […]

Trump Authorizes $16 Billion To Farmers Affected By Trade War

Trump Authorizes $16 Billion To Farmers Affected By Trade War

Mary Margaret Olohan  | Reporter . President Donald Trump authorized the Department of Agriculture (USDA) Thursday to give $16 billion to U.S. farmers suffering from Chinese tariffs, saying that his administration is fighting for farmers “on every front.” The White House outlined programs intended to help farmers while giving the president time to work out a beneficial […]

China is Planning for War

China is Planning for War

    By Sigrid Weidenweber On Monday, March 4, 2019, I found an article in the Wall Street Journal that took me profoundly aback. In this excellent opinion piece, Mark Halperin laid out and connected facts that have troubled me for a long time. Beginning, he states that Washington is focusing too much attention on […]

Fact Check : Have US Soybean Exports to China ‘Plunged’ Because of Trump’s Trade War?

Fact Check : Have US Soybean Exports to China ‘Plunged’ Because of Trump’s Trade War?

Brad Sylvester | Fact Check Reporter The Facebook page “U.S. Democratic Socialists” shared a meme Dec. 29 that faulted President Donald Trump’s trade war for a decline in American soybean exports to China. Verdict: True Since the commencement of the trade war, U.S. soybean exports to China, the world’s largest importer of soybeans, have dropped […]

TPP Threatens Our Freedoms

TPP Threatens Our Freedoms

. by Naomi Fisher and Mr R.            .                          Marc L. Busch and Krzysztof J. Pelc’s article in the Washington Post on October 27, 2018, regarding Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), we quote: “Yes, the TPP agreement is over 5,000 […]

Opinion | Mexico – 1, President Trump – 0

Opinion | Mexico – 1, President Trump – 0

Raoul Lowery-Contreras | Author, Murder in the Mountains . Mexicans take President Trump to the “cleaners” on NAFTA or the newly agreed to “United States Mexican and Canadian” trade agreement, or “USMCA.” That is what the President calls it instead of NAFTA 2.0, which it is. Certainly, there was some tinkering but stipulating higher North American […]

Trump Announces New Trade Deal With Canada, Mexico

Trump Announces New Trade Deal With Canada, Mexico

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   President Donald Trump announced a new trade deal between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, in a Monday morning tweet. “Late last night, our deadline, we reached a wonderful new Trade Deal with Canada, to be added into the deal already reached […]

NAFTA No More: President Trump Announces United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

NAFTA No More: President Trump Announces United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

By Michelle Moons “It’s a big day for trade, big day for our country, a lot of people though we’d never get here because we all negotiate tough. We do, so does Mexico,” said Trump. Trump told reporters he wanted to do away with the name NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) in favor of […]

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