Renegotiating NAFTA

NAFTA First Round of Talks

Opening-round talks to remake the North American Free Trade Agreement revealed early fissures dividing the U.S. from Mexico and Canada, including a Trump administration proposal to require a “substantial” portion of autos and auto parts produced under the pact be made in the U.S...

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Monty Hall Let’s Make a Deal

Let's Make a Deal

The government review of AT&T Inc.'s $85 billion takeover of Time Warner Inc. has reached an advanced stage, people close to the situation said, a significant milestone in a deal that was closely watched for signs of how the Trump administration would view large mergers...

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Scaramucci Out, That Was Quick

Scaramucci Let Go After Just 11 Days

President Trump on Monday removed Anthony Scaramucci from his position as communications director, the White House announced, ousting him just days after Mr. Scaramucci unloaded a crude verbal tirade against other senior members of the president's senior staff...

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Republican Divide Keeps ACA in Place

Health Bill Collapse

President Trump was not shy in letting the country know how disappointed he was regarding the failure of health care legislation. Trump specifically called out Rand Paul (among a few other Republicans), who had gone on television over the weekend to oppose the Senate health care bill that once held the promise of victory for Trump...

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WAKE UP AMERICA

Once upon a time there was a place where you were born with freedom and throughout your entire life you had the opportunity to succeed beyond your wildest dreams. A place that protected free speech, a place that learned from past mistakes and created equal opportunity for every person...

Another Failure of Obamacare

Anthem's Exit

Anthem Inc.'s decision to quit Ohio's Obamacare market will leave 13,000 people without any coverage option under the program next year. That number may rise to 300,000 if the health insurer follows suit in the rest of the states where it sells. Anthem, which currently oversee Affordable Care Act plans for about 1.1 million people in 14 states, is one of the largest of the multi-state insurers that hasn't pulled back sharply from selling individual plans in the ACA...

BIG WEEK FOR DEFENSE STOCKS

Defense Stocks at Record Highs

Several well-known American defense contractors got a big lift Monday thanks to new deals by the Saudi Arabian government to purchase weapons, ships, aircraft and other military equipment in the wake of President Trump's visit to the kingdom. Lockheed Martin said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia was spending more than $28 billion...