European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will have the “full backing” of the European Union as he works out a reasonable trade deal with President Donald Trump, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair told CNBC.
WASHINGTON, July 25- Two U.S. senators from states where foreign automakers build cars introduced bipartisan legislation on Wednesday that would bar the Trump administration from imposing up to 25 percent tariffs on imported cars and parts until the International Trade Commission conducted a comprehensive study of auto industry. Senators Doug Jones, an...
In June, Trump threatened to slap a 20 percent tariff on imports from members of the European Union if that bloc's trade barriers are "not soon broken down and removed."
Numerous Republican lawmakers have criticized the mounting tensions with global trading partners, but leaders have not gotten behind a bill to limit President Donald Trump's ability to impose tariffs.
Some free trade Republican lawmakers are trying to curb Trump's ability to put tariffs on U.S. allies.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that all of President Trump's talk of a massive, trillion-dollar upgrade to America's infrastructure won't produce "a specific piece of legislation" in 2018.
Collins borrowed from the kindergarten classroom playbook and came up with the strategy of using a "talking stick," Vox reports.
The Republican-controlled Congress faces a January 19 deadline to keep the government open.
Lawmakers hope to approve a must-pass spending bill on Thursday as the clock ticks toward potential government shutdown this weekend.
Sens. Susan Collins and Lamar Alexander abandoned efforts to force a year-end budget bill to restore federal payments to insurers.
In 2012, business leaders warned against the looming debt disaster. Now, with corporate tax cuts on the table, those concerns have been put aside.
CNBC Editor at Large John Harwood sits down with Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) to talk about tax cuts, entitlement reforms and deficits.
John Harwood, CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent, talks to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander about whether he believes President Donald Trump is dangerous for the country.
John Harwood, CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent, talks to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander about President Donald Trump's immigration policy.
John Harwood, CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent, talks to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander about the Senate candidacy of Alabama's Roy Moore, who's been accused of sexual misconduct by several women.
John Harwood, CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent, talks to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander about the idea of fixing Obamacare, saying it wouldn't hurt the President or Congress one bit.
Sen. Lamar Alexander on Trump: "He's completely unconventional ... I'm going to try to help him succeed."
Sen. Lamar Alexander says Americans need to study history and sort out immigration once and for all.
On the Roy Moore scandal, Sen. Lamar Alexander said: "My view on it is the charges, as detailed, seemed well-documented and serious."
Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee has earned a reputation for seriousness, diligence and pragmatism.