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Trump expected to announce China tariffs next week: report

President Trump could announce wide-ranging tariffs on imported Chinese goods as early as next week, The Associated Press reported. The tariffs could affect a large range of consumer goods, although the size and scope are yet to be finalized. Recent…

Pompeo taking lead role in planning Trump’s North Korea meeting: report

CIA Director Mike Pompeo is taking the lead in back-channel communications with North Korea as President Trump prepares to meet with the country’s leader Kim Jong Un, The New York Times reports.Pompeo, whom Trump announced this week he…

Stormy Daniels's lawyer says some accusations against Trump occurred during presidency

The attorney representing the adult-film star who claims she had an affair with President Trump said Friday that some of the accusations by Stormy Daniels against the president occurred after he entered the White House.  Michael Avenatti…

Academy president accused of sexual harassment: report

The president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences — who headed the organization when it expelled Harvey Weinstein —  is reportedly under investigation amid claims of sexual harassment.The Academy received three harassment…

Coherent strategy needed beyond limited sanctions to counter Russian aggression

The sanctions that President Trump finally imposed this week against Russian entities and individuals are the latest example of his scattershot approach to this and other foreign adversaries – a tactic without a strategy.They’re also late, and a…

Congress has a role to play to ensure civil rights protections for all Americans

 When a colleague announces that they have just gotten married or are dating someone new, there are any number of appropriate responses. (We’re partial to “Congratulations!”)“You’re fired” should not be one of them.As detailed in a recent…

Pavlich: Congress’s move on DACA

Much is being made of President Trump’s decision to end former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).Those in the New York and D.C. media bubbles are outraged and have classified the move as heartless, unnecessary, immoral…

Mellman: Don’t bet on better numbers

Desperately trying to quell the panic growing in their guts and in their ranks, Republicans are spinning themselves dizzy trying to explain why President Trump’s approval rating will improve before the midterm.Their desperation arises from the…

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