President Trump, in a surprising reversal, asked his advisers to look into rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact
Thursday, April 12, 2018 1:54 PM EST
President Trump told a gathering of farm state lawmakers and governors on Thursday morning that he was directing his advisers to look into rejoining the multicountry trade deal known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, as the White House tries to come up with ways to protect the agriculture sector, which could be badly hurt by the president’s trade policies.
Rejoining the trade pact would be a surprising change in policy for Mr. Trump, who long criticized the deal and withdrew from it last January, in his first major trade action.
an old story, but bears repeating: She ‘went high’ instead of going low after overhearing a table of homophobes. by Robbie Couch Natalie Woods was eating a restaurant in Addison, Texas, last week, when she overheard some really upsetting language coming from a table nearby. A fellow diner mentioned how “disgusted” they were by the fact […]
I am getting pretty fed up with headlines like “Immigrant DESTROYS Sanctuary City BS In Under A Minute.” Steve Ulrich shared a video. In other words, “you lazy assholes, I did it so suck it up and do it yourself.” Well you did it 45 years ago buddy. Things have changed. Not quite as easy now days. […]
The attack by Chinese spies reached almost 30 U.S. companies, including Amazon and Apple, by compromising America’s technology supply chain, according to extensive interviews with government and corporate sources. By Jordan Robertson and Michael Riley – In 2015, Amazon.com Inc. began quietly evaluating a startup called Elemental Technologies, a potential a […]
by KAT LONSDORF – Rockcastle Creek flows past residential homes and businesses along Route 3 in the town of Inez, the county seat of Martin County, Ky. A giant coal sludge spill in October 2000 contaminated the county’s rivers for miles, and locals still don’t trust the water. Rich-Joseph Facun for NPR Aleigha Sloan can’t […]
so don’t say they have been sitting on this for 30 years….. The Yale Secret Society Brett Kavanaugh Joined Was Mostly About Drinking, Yale Alumni Say No Skull and Bones. Molly Hensley-Clancy BuzzFeed News Reporter Posted on July 11, 2018, at 10:30 p.m. ET There was, in Brett Kavanaugh’s Trumpian performance, not even a hint […]