Trade

Donald Trump
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 25, 2019 - 5:23 pm
BIARRITZ, France (WCBS 880/AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday acknowledged having second thoughts about escalating a trade war with China, but the White House later reversed, saying the president was misinterpreted and that his only regret in hiking tariffs is that he didn't raise them higher...
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A teacher lines up the students for school-prepared lunches at Madison Crossing Elementary School in Canton, Miss., Friday, Aug. 9, 2019. Scott Clements, director of child nutrition at the Mississippi education department, said they've ordered two truckloads of trade mitigation pulled pork and four loads of kidney beans for use in their cafeterias. The products are coming from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which is giving away the foods it’s buying to help farmers hurt by trade negotiations. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
August 11, 2019 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — School lunch menus already have Meatless Mondays and Taco Tuesdays. Now some may get Trade Mitigation Thursdays. This fall, U.S. school cafeterias are expecting shipments of free food courtesy of President Donald Trump's trade disputes. The products are coming from the Department of...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping, center, meets with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, fifth from left, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, fourth from left, and delegations from both countries at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Friday
AP Photo/Andy Wong, Pool
February 15, 2019 - 3:36 pm
President Donald Trump said that "there's a possibility" he would extend a March 2 deadline in trade talks with China if the two countries are closing in on a deal.
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Trump at UN
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
September 26, 2018 - 5:47 pm
President Donald Trump says there is "plenty of evidence" that China is attempting to interfere in the U.S. midterm elections because it doesn't like U.S. trade policies targeting Beijing.
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