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  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, who is urging the countries to keep talking, calls a pro-growth NAFTA "incredibly important."

  • Rep. Kevin Brady: What does free trade done right look like?

    Rep. Kevin Brady, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, discusses working with Trump on trade, the future of social security, immigration, tax reform, and the U.S. deficit.

  • Ways and Means chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, conducts a news conference on issues including the GOP's tax reform bill, in the House studio after a meeting of the GOP Conference on April 17, 2018.

    The White House and some prominent GOP lawmakers want to roll out a second package of tax cuts this summer, building from the tax law President Trump signed last year, according to The Hill.

  • WASHINGTON, May 31- Trump administration tariffs on steel and aluminum from Canada, Mexico and Europe are "hitting the wrong target" and officials will need to provide answers to Congress about the damage to local businesses, a top Republican lawmaker said on Thursday. "When it comes to unfairly traded steel and aluminum, Mexico, Canada and Europe are not the...

  • U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (L) and US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (R) walk through a hotel lobby as they head to the Diaoyutai State Guest House to meet Chinese officials for ongoing trade talks in Beijing on May 4, 2018.

    Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.

  • WASHINGTON, May 17- The United States and China launch a second round of trade talks on Thursday to try to avert a damaging tariff war, with the Trump administration demanding a $200 billion cut in China's U.S. trade surplus and greater protections for intellectual property. China demanded that Trump relax crushing restrictions imposed on Chinese...

  • WASHINGTON, May 17- The United States and China launch a second round of trade talks on Thursday to try to avert a damaging tariff war, with the Trump administration demanding a $200 billion cut in China's U.S. trade surplus and greater protections for intellectual property. China demanded that Trump relax crushing restrictions imposed on Chinese...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The United States and China launch trade talks on Thursday in a bid to avert a damaging tariff war, with the White House's harshest China critic relegated to a supporting role, senior Trump administration officials said on Wednesday. Navarro, author of the book "Death by China," has been the loudest "nationalist" voice on trade policy in the...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The White House's harshest China critic, Peter Navarro, will not be one of the principal American officials at U.S.- China trade talks that get under way in Washington on Thursday, a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday. The author of a controversial book and film, "Death by China," he has been a key architect of Republican President Donald Trump's...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The United States is still pushing for a deal to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement, the White House said on Wednesday, while a top Mexican official held out the possibility of an agreement in the coming weeks. President Donald Trump is committed to getting a better agreement with Canada and Mexico, White House press secretary Sarah...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The United States is pushing for a deal in negotiations on a revised North American Free Trade Agreement, the White House said on Wednesday, but Canadian and Mexican officials were not due in Washington for talks before a Thursday deadline. President Donald Trump is committed to getting a better agreement with Canada and Mexico, press...

  • While the money is modest compared with that donated by fossil fuel interests, the support provides GOP candidates with added credibility on clean energy, an issue polling shows swing voters care about. "We support those leaders who share our vision," said Arthur Haubenstock, vice president of policy and strategy at 8 minutenergy Renewables LLC, a California-...

  • President Donald Trump has postponed the imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached agreements for permanent exemptions for Argentina, Australia and Brazil, the White House said on Monday. In a statement, the White House said the details of the deals with Brazil, Argentina and Australia would be...

  • President Donald Trump has postponed the imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached agreements for permanent exemptions for Argentina, Australia and Brazil, the White House said on Monday. In a statement, the White House said the details of the deals with Brazil, Argentina and Australia would be...

  • President Donald Trump has postponed the imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union and Mexico until June 1, and has reached agreements for permanent exemptions for Argentina, Australia and Brazil, the White House said on Monday. In a statement, the White House said that the details of the deals with Brazil, Argentina and Australia...

  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    Americans have not yet latched on to the tax policy the way GOP lawmakers had hoped ahead of critical midterm elections.

  • The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

    Republicans are drafting legislation to make permanent the reductions to individual tax rates and a provision that allows businesses to fully deduct expenses immediately, according to two people briefed on the discussions.

  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    Rep. Kevin Brady urges Trump to be cautious about his plans for new tariffs on China.

  • Rep. Brady: IRS restructuring required in part two of tax reform

    Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) provides insight to the second part of the tax bill, and why President Trump needs to narrow tariff targets to China without harming U.S. companies.

  • WASHINGTON, March 20- From a "grain glitch" hurting agriculture companies to a write-off for restaurant remodeling, December's hastily approved U.S. tax overhaul legislation was loaded with mistakes, but hopes of fixing them anytime soon are fading in Congress. Three congressional aides said the "grain glitch" correction to the tax bill will not be added to a $1.3...