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  • Trump goes to war, not on Canada, but against U.S.-based consultants retained by Canadian special interests 27 Apr 2017 20:40 National Post President Donald Trump has set out to protect workers and businesses that make their living in the great American forest. But the immediate beneficiaries are probably going to be lawyers and lobbyists who inhabit the Washington swamp. In the latest …
  • The education of Donald Trump 27 Apr 2017 20:29 Politico The 70-year-old leader of the free world sat behind his desk in the Oval Office last Friday afternoon, doing what he’s done for years: selling himself. His 100th day in office was approaching, and Trump was eager to reshape the hardening narrative of a …
  • WSJ Praise For Trump Tax Reform Plan 27 Apr 2017 20:12 4-traders 'Mr. Trump's modernization would be a huge improvement on the current tax code that would give the economy a big lift, especially on the corporate side.' Trump's Tax Principles The Wall Street Journal Editorial The White House rolled out …
  • Whose side are you on? Trump’s or Canada’s? 27 Apr 2017 20:11 Medicine Hat News By Medicine Hat News Opinion on April 27, 2017. The time is coming quickly for many Trump fans in Canada to pick a side, either the country in which they live, or the leader they wish they had. A large number of Albertans were buoyed last November when …
  • Reforming America’s Disastrous Tax System Is Long Overdue 27 Apr 2017 19:55 Daily Caller 5620024 The United States tax system is a disaster. It takes Americans too long to file their taxes, rates are too high, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has been used as a political weapon, and the code picks winners and losers. On the business side, …
  • Westshore stock recovers after Canada region seeks U.S. coal ban 27 Apr 2017 19:43 Reuters Shares of port-operator Westshore Terminals Investment Corp recovered some lost ground on Thursday after dropping sharply a day earlier on news British Columbia had urged the government to ban U.S. coal exports from provincial ports in a trade spat.Shares …
  • Trump’s tax overhaul would aid wealthiest, but treasury secretary says ‘it will pay for itself with growth’ 27 Apr 2017 19:33 Financial Post President Donald Trump on Wednesday proposed sharp reductions in individual and business income tax rates and a radical reordering of the tax code that would significantly benefit the wealthy, but he offered no explanation of how the plan would be …
  • Trump Says U.S. Will ‘Terminate’ NAFTA if Talks Fail 27 Apr 2017 19:28 Roll Call Hours after his White House sounded a diplomatic tone about the United States’ future in a North American free trade pact, President Donald Trump issued a threat to Canada and Mexico. While Trump thinks a new deal on the North American Free Trade …
  • Trump says NAFTA pull-out would shock system 27 Apr 2017 19:25 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Updated 11:24 am, Thursday, April 27, 2017 President Donald Trump pauses while speaking before signing the Education Federalism Executive Order, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump …
  • Here’s why corporate bond investors want more Trump tax plan details 27 Apr 2017 19:08 MarketWatch President Trump’s proposed tax overhaul could have significant implications for the corporate bond market, but a lack of detail means investors will be watching the effort with bated breath. Though the White House on Wednesday outlined a plan that …