Category Archives: Business

Chicago could soon test universal basic income program

Idiot liberals. Chicago may soon become the largest municipality in the U.S. to test a universal basic income program. Chicago alderman Ameya Pawar recently proposed legislation that would provide 1,000 families with a $500 monthly stipend — no questions asked. The bill already has the backing of the majority of city lawmakers, and Pawar hopes to soon …

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Trump says ‘European Union is a foe’ to US ahead of summit with Putin

President Trump ratcheted up his criticism of the European Union the day before he meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Finland, calling the political and economic union “a foe” of the United States.

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Trump, May pledge cooperation on trade after explosive interview

Friday President Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May pledged full cooperation on trade and other issues easing tensions following Trump’s explosive interview in which he criticized her handling of ‘Brexit’ and called into question a U.S.-U.K. trade deal.

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Trump tangles with NATO leaders in testy start to Brussels summit

President Trump started the highly anticipated NATO summit Wednesday with sharp words for the head of the alliance and Germany, using the meeting to challenge European countries over their defense spending and even agreements with Russia.

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Texas Property Owners Getting Requests to Survey Land for Border Wall

Texas property owners along the border with Mexico are getting notices from the federal government seeking permission to survey their lands for the construction of a possible wall.

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European leaders ‘scared to death’ Trump will pull US troops home, ex-defense chief says

European leaders are reportedly nervous that President Donald Trump will make good on his campaign promise to withdraw American troops from the continent if host countries fail to pay their fair share for defense.

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China hits back after US imposes tariffs worth $34bn

US tariffs on $34bn (£25.7bn) of Chinese goods have come into effect, signalling the start of a trade war between the world’s two largest economies. The 25% levy came into effect at midnight Washington time.

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Trump Rips OPEC: ‘Reduce Pricing Now’

Wednesday President Trump called on OPEC to “reduce pricing now” because the cartel is “driving prices higher as the United States defends many of their members for very little” money.

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Federal judge blocks Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirements

A federal judge says Kentucky can’t require poor people to get a job to keep their Medicaid benefits, chastising President Donald Trump’s administration for rubber-stamping the new rules without considering how many people would lose their health coverage.

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Trump Wants Better WTO Treatment, Navarro Hits Back at Critics

President Donald Trump said he doesn’t plan to withdraw from the World Trade Organization, but wants the U.S. needs to be treated more fairly by the global body.

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