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Trump wants Congress to give him more power to impose tariffs

Jen Kirby | Vox | 02/07/2019

When President Donald Trump brought up the topic of trade in his State of the Union address on Tuesday, he asked Congress to approve something called the “United States Reciprocal Trade Act” — a…

Trump’s trade negotiators head to China next week for more trade talks

Donna Borak and Kevin Liptak | CNN | 02/07/2019

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trum...

Economists boost fourth quarter growth closer to 3% as trade war hits imports

Patti Domm | CNBC | 02/07/2019

Economists boosted their forecasts for U.S. fourth qu...

Little sign of Brexit progress as May and Juncker clash

Daniel Boffey | The Guardian | 02/07/2019

Breakthrough is not expected by next Wednesday, when PM was expe...

US trade deficit fell for the first time in five months. Tariffs could be why

Katie Lobosco | CNN Business | 02/07/2019

The trade deficit fell in November for the...

Senators Try to Limit Trump’s Tariff Power While He Seeks More

Shawn Donnan, Mark Niquette, and Steven T. Dennis | Bloomberg | 02/07/2019

A bipartisan group of ...

EU cuts Germany’s growth prospects with fears over global trade

Silvia Amaro | CNBC | 02/07/2019

Traditionally seen as the powerhouse of Europe, GermanyR...


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