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May 18 2019
The U.S. has reached a deal to lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico, removing a major barrier to congressional approval of President Trump’s revised trade deal with the countries. The U.S. will be “selling our product into those countries without the imposition of tariffs or major tariffs — big difference,” Mr. Trump announced in a speech Friday afternoon before the NationalWashington Times
May 18 2019
President Donald Trump lifted steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico on Friday, a move designed to ease one area of tensions even as the President's wider trade agenda faces an uncertain future. A joint statement from the US and Canadian governments said the tariffs -- which had been in place for a year -- would be removed within two days. The two sides agreed on monitoring andCNN (Online News)
May 07 2019
In escalating his trade war, President Donald Trump is persisting in his deceptive argument that tariffs are a pure win for the U.S. and a loss for China. He will not acknowledge that the costs of tariffs are being borne by Americans.
Trump has vowed to impose a blanket tariff of 25% on everything Americans buy from China. That would mean raising tariffs from 10% on $200 billion worthAssociated Press
May 07 2019
President Trump Opens a New Window. on Sunday announced additional incoming tariffs Opens a New Window. on China, reminding Beijing Opens a New Window. that its days of negotiating with weak counterparts are over, at least as far as it concerns the United States.
While Trump’s move may cause short-term stock market turbulence Opens a New Window. , it’s great news for U.S. nationalFox News (Opinion)
May 14 2019
Some are trimming investments in stocks and favoring cash or other assets considered safer
The sharp stock-market selloff of recent days is confronting investors with a quandary long avoided during the 10-year-old bull market: Riskier assets suddenly look very risky.
Gains in U.S. stocks have made them historically expensive relative to global equities. Economic growth remainsWall Street Journal (News)
Oct 17 2023
STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION Northern States Power Company Case No. PU-23-315 Transmission Facility Cost Recovery (2024) Rates NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY FOR HEARING On September 27, 2023, Northern States Power Company (NSP) filed an annual update under its Transmission Cost Rider Rate Adjustment (TCRR) tariff. The proposed rate for 2024 includes the costs for two newGrand Forks Herald
May 10 2019
Perspectives BlogPresident Trump on Friday increased tariffs on $200 million in Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent. Some say the move will hurt American businesses and consumers, who will foot the majority of the bill, while others argue that the duties will even out the trade relationship between China and the U.S., which many experts say is weighted in China's favor. Check out some other big AllSides Staff
Aug 10 2018
President Donald Trump authorizes the doubling of tariffs on Turkey's steel and aluminum.Bloomberg
Jul 24 2018
President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that “tariffs are the greatest!’’ just as a fresh batch of earnings reports showed the early toll from his trade war. Harley-Davidson and Whirlpool added to a chorus of companies saying that tariffs are cutting into their profits and forcing them to raise prices. The effects are global, with the U.S. imposing tariffs on goods from China, the EU and otherBloomberg