China’s Surveillance Tech Firm Hikvision Facing Blacklist by Trump Administration

China’s Surveillance Tech Firm Hikvision Facing Blacklist by Trump Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Trump administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the world’s top two economies could be further inflamed. The restrictions would limit Hikvision’s ability to buy U.S. technology and American companies may have to obtain government approval to […]

U.S. Allies Agree on Trumps Concerns Over Iran’s Meddling in the Middle East

Many allies share U.S. concerns about Iran’s meddling in places like Iraq, Syria and Yemen, and the prospect of it one day acquiring nuclear weapons.

U.S. Allies Agree on Trumps Concerns Over Iran’s Meddling in the Middle East

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Blunt, ignorant and confused are some of the criticisms voiced by allies on U.S. policy toward Iran. But none sees the Trump administration preparing for war. Governments worldwide are alarmed at the tension between Washington and Tehran, concerned about the risk of escalation or military miscalculation and frustrated at a lack of […]

Democrats Speechless as US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop to Lowest Level in 50 Years

“We see the initial claims data as consistent with healthy labor market conditions and in line with the widely anticipated rebound in the pace of payroll employment in March,” said Jonathan Millar, an economist at Barclays in New York.

Democrats Speechless as US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop to Lowest Level in 50 Years

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In 2016 when President Trump was elected Liberals and conservatives warned that Trump would drive the U.S. economy into a recession, default on the national debt and that the real estate mogul shouldn’t have his hands on America’s economy. Looking at the national jobs numbers, the first two years of the Trump […]

Trump Administration Proposes Dramatic Changes to How the Government Funds Planned Parenthood

" Under the proposal, the agency wrote that "none of the funds appropriated for Title X may be used in programs where abortion is a method of family planning."

Trump Administration Proposes Dramatic Changes to How the Government Funds Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON D.C. – The Trump administration just issued a proposal to deny Planned Parenthood funding through Title X, the marquee federal program that provides family planning services to low-income women. It’s the most concrete step that the administration has taken to limit abortion access since President Trump’s inauguration. In a 312-page filing on Friday afternoon, […]

Mexico’s New President Backs Trump’s Plan to Overhaul Asylum Rules

Mexico’s New President Backs Trump’s Plan to Overhaul Asylum Rules

  WASHINGTON D.C. – Mexico’s incoming government has agreed to back the Trump administration’s plan to change U.S. border policy by requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims move through U.S. courts, the Washington Post reported on Saturday. Citing Mexican officials and senior members of president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s transition team, […]