President-elect Donald Trump pledged during his campaign to scrap key global trade deals, reverse the flow of manufacturing jobs overseas and bring well-paying mining jobs back to coal.. Huffington Post
Many of the business and political leaders gathering in Davos this week will be focused on how to protect the global economic order - and their interests - after a year of major political and social.. Huffington Post
It seems as if Senator John McCain has recently witnessed a miracle as he is changing his mind about supporting Donald Trump's choice for Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson. On Wednesday, McCain told.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
but contradictory signals from the incoming US administration over relations with china are causing uncertainty over how far Donald Trump is willing to go in confronting Beijing. With the contested.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
President-elect Donald Trump's relationship with Russia has never been under closer scrutiny. But this week, for the first time, the views of those who will serve alongside him at the highest level are.. Source: Wochit News -
The Obama administration wrote a second check for $500 million on Tuesday to the Green Climate Fund, an international organization designed to help the developing world adapt to global warming and.. Mashable
WASHINGTON ― Thousands of people on Twitter are following along as people who voted for President-elect Donald Trump begin to question their decision.
“I’m starting to feel like the biggest.. Huffington Post
Submitted by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org,
Since World War II, the* two men who have most terrified this city by winning the presidency* are Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump.
*And they have.. Zero Hedge
Exxon Mobil Corp. spent $5.6 billion to double its share of a massive New Mexico oil and gas reserve to 6 billion barrels in its first big bet since newly minted CEO Darren Woods took over this.. Huffington Post
*Escalation Watch *
*Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com*Within months of taking office, President Donald Trump is likely to face one or more major international crises, possibly entailing a risk of.. Huffington Post
The wealth is unprecedented.
The combined net worth of President-elect Donald Trump's nominees for Cabinet posts and appointments to White House jobs is in excess of $10 billion, and that wealth.. Business Insider
Energy political news takes two of the five items to know this week, which will end with Donald Trump's presidential inauguration Jan. 20. Rick Perry followed Rex Tillerson's lead with an agreement to.. bizjournals
The photo of a Muslim American journalist was mistakenly attached to an online news story about the widow of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen. The only similarity between the women is that.. Huffington Post
U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., defended turning over the salacious but unverified political opposition Russian blackmail file on Donald Trump to the FBI and said he’s “barely” supporting Exxon.. bizjournals
Senator Marco Rubio’s tough questioning of Rex W. Tillerson, the nominee for secretary of state, was an early test of how adversarial he is willing to be toward a fellow Republican in the White.. NYTimes.com
In the coming Trump era, Malaysia-US relations are likely to face both challenges and continuities. Existing structural factors would continue to undergird Malaysia-US relations while potential.. Eurasia Review
Two election fundraising groups linked to Scott Pruitt, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, spent at least $637,034 since the start of 2015, even.. Huffington Post
Watch VideoWho really won the 2016 election? If you ask the Center for American Progress, the answer is Exxon Mobil.
The progressive think tank released a report showing just how profitable the.. Newsy
Submitted by Jeff Thomas via InternationalMan.com,
In 2008, the majority of Americans voted for “change,” and in some ways, they got it. They received a *heavier dose of collectivism in the form.. Zero Hedge
By Dr. Arshad M. Khan*
President Obama’s farewell address focusing on the state of our democracy offered a lofty perspective coupled with a homily on the responsibility of citizenship. Thrown in.. Eurasia Review