• Defunding the Chemical Safety Board is a Bad Idea and is Likely to Increase Chemical Disasters

    10 days ago - By Forbes

    The Trump administration's proposed 2019 budget zeroes out funding for the U.S. Chemical Safety Board. Recent high-profile chemical disasters in Texas suggest that's not a good idea.
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  • Trump Wants a New Round of Tariffs, But Lawmakers From His Own Party Think It's a Bad Idea

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump's zeal for new a round of tariffs is running into cold, hard economic and political reality: lawmakers from his own party who think it's a bad idea.
    Twice this week Trump has raised the idea of trade penalties he calls a "reciprocal tax," only to have White House officials insist there's no plan in the works for such an action. During a televised meeting at the White House on Tuesday, Republican lawmakers told Trump the new tariffs he's mulling for aluminum and steel imports would likely do more harm than good, costing greater jobs among automakers and manufacturers...
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