Trump's threat of new China tariffs sparks backlash from US retailers

Trump’s threat of new China tariffs sparks backlash from US retailers

Industry warns of job losses and higher consumer prices after president targets another $300bn in imports US retailers were lining up on Thursday night against Donald Trumps threat to impose tariffs on a fresh $300bn of Chinese imports in September, …

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Sen. Sherrod Brown on Mnuchin: I'll 'vote no' on confirmation

Sen. Sherrod Brown on Mnuchin: I’ll ‘vote no’ on confirmation

(CNN)A Democrat on a crucial Senate committee informs CNN’s Erin Burnett that he will vote no on Donald Trump’s candidate for treasury secretary Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, exposed throughout a prime-time interview from Washington DC, that he will oppose Steven …

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What's on the agenda for Thursday in Washington: Confirmation hearings

What’s on the agenda for Thursday in Washington: Confirmation hearings

Washington (CNN)Donald Trump’s Cabinet verification hearings continue Thursday, simply one day prior to the President-elect is set to take the oath of workplace. Here’s exactly what’s occurring Thursday in Washington: Secretary of the treasury verification hearing Steven Mnuchin, a previous …

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House Dem asks IRS for 6 years of Trump's tax returns, setting up showdown with White House

House Dem asks IRS for 6 years of Trump’s tax returns, setting up showdown with White House

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D-Mass., arrives for a Democratic Caucus meeting at the Capitol in Washington, on April 2, 2019. Rep. Neal, whose committee has jurisdiction over all tax issues, has formally requested President Donald Trump’s …

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Whats on the agenda for Tuesday in Washington

What’s on the agenda for Tuesday in Washington

Washington (CNN)The very first Tuesday of the brand-new administration is set to have lots of verification hearings on Capitol Hill. Here’s exactly what’s going on in Washington on Tuesday: Energy committee vote on interior and energy secretaries delayed Previously, the …

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