Trump deal with Democrats leads to confusion in Washington

All anyone in Washington could talk about on Thursday was President Trump’s deal with the Democrats. The Washington Post reports that while Republicans are obviously concerned about the deal, some members of the Democratic Party also remain cautious. The deal increased the debt ceiling and authorized stopgap funding to keep the government running. It also

Trump cuts deal with Democrats

President Trump has shocked political experts yet again. The Washington Post reports that Trump made a deal with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on government funding and the debt ceiling. Trump’s announcement has undone months of negotiation on those two issues. It has also deepened the divide

Republican Lawmakers Are Aiming Low In Order To Get Democrats On Board With A New Healthcare Bill

The Republicans are not happy Washington campers. Nothing seems to be going their way, even though they have control of Congress. The recent healthcare vote was a clear signal. The Republicans are tripping over their own political feet. And President Donald Trump’s banter is turning the old Republican guards like John McCain, Mitch McConnell, and

Angela Merkel Holds a Meeting to Address Climate Change

When it comes to the fight against climate change, German Chancellor is always at the forefront of ensuring that her citizens implement the necessary mitigation measures. This has resulted to Merkel being referred to as the climate chancellor. However, she has been in the spotlight in what the critics call the ignorance related to diesel

Why Some Entrepreneurs Become Rich

The Trump administration is full of surprises, wrong decisions, and now contradiction. For instance, in a recent Supreme Court Case that involved the right of workers, the Trump administration decided to take a different stand from the one that was taken by the Obama administration. The new administration feels that workers ought to refrain from

President Trump Isn’t Happy After North Korea’s Latest Nuclear Test

President Trump previously warned that if North Korea continued their threatening words and activities, they would be met with fire and fury. Although the North Korean regime seemed fairly inactive over the next two weeks, even leading Trump and Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson to feel optimistic about the situation, that all changed late

President Trump to Halt Dreamers Program

In a move that’s still raising some eyebrows even among congressional republicans President Trump said that he would halt the Dreamers program. The Dreamers program – known by its more official name as DACA, or deferred action for childhood arrivals – allows a small class of immigrants who entered the United States as minors to

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Could Stop The New $20 Bill Proposal

The government changes U.S. currency bills to stop counterfeiters. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said that was his number one priority, but there are some people in Washington that believe Mnuchin has another plan up his Trump-like sleeve. Former Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew put a proposal in place when Obama was president, and his

Second-Quarter Gross Domestic Product Growth Hits Trump’s 3.0 Percent Figure

Trump’s twitter fingers will get more exercise, thanks to the Commerce Department. The Commerce Department’s second-quarter estimate of gross domestic product growth is 3.0 percent. That’s better than some economists predicted. The consensus was Q2 results would be 2.7 percent, thanks to strong consumer spending. The first-quarter 1.2 percent figure was a disappointment, and the

Anquan Boldin Retires to Pursue a “Purpose Bigger than Football”

Anquan Boldin retires after 14 NFL seasons, for something “bigger than football.” Sunday night Boldin leaves the Buffalo Bills in a statement he made through ESPN. Boldin announces his retirement only two weeks after signing a one-year contract with the Bills. In his statement, Boldin expresses his gratitude for the game’s influence on his core