National The New Midwest: The paradoxical nature of Schrödinger’s Midwest (which seems to be either declining or not declining) inspired The Economist to investigate this perplexing phenomenon. In fact, both averments are true. Large cities with a long history, stable talent … [Read more...] about Political Roundup for July 25th, 2018…The New Midwest…Economy…RRH Elections….
Donald Trump sits on top the planets strongest nation economically and military wise..... His plan in office seems to be to flex on others to enhance America..... That may work on a certain level.... But? It is beginning to have other nations alliances go it … [Read more...] about As Trump steps back from the world….The Europeans joins China to fill the void….
Donald Trump seems set to battle it out with Europe (on trade) , which used to be an American President 's allies.... He is trying his beat'm down to soften them up thing again.... Some might see this as a advantage for his guy Putin, the Russian President.... His fellow … [Read more...] about Trump on the warpath against the European Union on trade…
Donald Trump is going HARD at China .... This is just another of his back and forth with that country which he needs for dealing with North Korea something he wants...And a country that does a lot of trade with America...A country that owns a good amount American real estate , … [Read more...] about Trump double’s down against China with more tariffs….
Hold on to your hats people... He's at it again.... Stuck in a meeting with the leaders of the planets biggest industrial countries.... Fighting with them over trade and how to deal with Russia.... Donald Trump offers a surrender? He mumbles about getting rid of … [Read more...] about Trump floats an end to foreign trade barriers completely…Open Thread for June 9, 2018…
So much for the Donald Trump Foreign Affairs policy moves of last week... Trump's attempts to increase trade revenue from the East and West seem so far to be failures... The 'hurt' he says America will have to suffer is already starting in increased gas prices and certain … [Read more...] about Defying Trump…The EU will stick to the Iran Nuclear Deal….
They are calling Trump's bluff, eh? They follow China and the TPP nations.... ...from AP News.... The head of the European Union’s executive has warned the United States that the bloc will not negotiate trade concessions under threat, a day after President Donald … [Read more...] about EU warns Trump it won’t negotiate under trade tariffs threat….
Donald Trump's typical 'go hard' attempts at deal making is causing worries for all those involved in trade within the US and abroad..... In typical Trump fashion? No one...Except HIM will know make a final decision on all this which could result in price increases in goods … [Read more...] about We could be in for higher consumer prices from a Trump trade war….