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AT&T was paying Trump’s lawyer as the administration turned into foe

May 9, 2018 |

In the early days of President Trump’s administration, Trump had a friend in AT&T Inc. Chief Executive Randall Stephenson.

The telecom executive described himself as one of Trump’s “biggest defenders on public policy.” He met with the president-elect at Trump Tower and talked about all the jobs…


L.A. Times – Business

Next Hurdle for T-Mobile-Sprint Merger: Trump Administration

May 1, 2018 |

T-Mobile and Sprint, the country’s No. 3 and No. 4 wireless carriers by subscribers, must convince U.S. regulators that their $ 26 billion union won’t hurt industry competition.
WSJ.com: US Business

Trump administration wants to raise rents and require work for housing subsidies

April 25, 2018 |

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Wednesday will propose to increase the amount low-income households are expected to pay for rent as well as require those receiving housing subsidies to work, according to the administration’s legislative proposal obtained by the Washington…


L.A. Times – Business

Trump administration ramps up trade war with China by releasing list of new tariffs

April 3, 2018 |

The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated the brewing trade war with China by releasing a long list of imports that could soon be slapped with 25% tariffs.

The move is likely to be met with retaliatory action from China and could further rattle stock markets and raise fears of higher consumer…


L.A. Times – Business

Trump Administration Sues California

April 3, 2018 |

The Trump administration is suing California over a law that aims to give the state power to override the sale of federal lands, the AP reports. The US Department of Justice filed the lawsuit Monday. It’s the latest battle between President Donald Trump and the nation’s most populous state, where…
Newser

‘Caravan’ marches on unimpeded, despite Obama administration spending millions to help Mexico control border

April 2, 2018 |

Though Mexico claimed just four years ago it had “absolute control of the southern border,” the planned stringent security checks appear to have broken down — or been bypassed — by the caravan of more than 1,000 Central Americans making their way through the country en route to the United States.
FOX News

Trump Administration Seeks Freer Hand for U.S. Companies in China

March 27, 2018 |

China’s rules requiring foreign companies to form joint ventures with domestic partners are among the chief targets of the Trump administration’s looming tariffs against Chinese imports.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia

Ted Olson: Why won’t the Trump administration defend a key anti-terrorism law?

March 19, 2018 |

The court decided that subjecting foreign terrorists to lawsuits in U.S. courts violates the terrorists’ rights under the United States Constitution to “due process of law.”
FOX News

Trump Administration Praises North Korean Overture, but Remains Wary

March 7, 2018 |

President Donald Trump called an offer by North Korea to discuss giving up its nuclear weapons sincere, but top administration officials Tuesday stopped short of a commitment to open talks with Pyongyang.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia

California braces for battle with Trump administration over student loans

March 6, 2018 |

Ask Republican politicians how they feel about gun control, and they’ll say this is a matter for states to decide. “I think we need to respect federalism and respect local jurisdictions,” House Speaker Paul D. Ryan insisted just last week.

But ask Republicans about protecting people from being…


L.A. Times – Business