“The WTO is BROKEN when the world’s RICHEST countries claim to be developing countries to avoid WTO rules and get special treatment. NO more!!! Today I directed the U.S. Trade Representative to take action so that countries stop CHEATING the system at the expense of the USA!” Trump wrote on Twitter. … [Read more...] about Sen. Josh Hawley Says It’s Time To Abolish The World Trade Organization
Protectionist us roils world trade order
More use of technology in production and management; More use of the internet for commerce; More cross-border data flows; More need for new and higher-level worker skills; andMore pressures to re-nationalize production.The three North American governments thus must manage and coordinate better than ever the issues that will deeply affect their economies and societies in the years ahead. This will require stronger consultative mechanisms and more serious, regular cooperation. It will be crucial to incorporate meaningful input from the private sector and other stakeholders. … [Read more...] about Better coordination is key to reenergizing US-Mexico trade
Coronavirus antibody tests may be wrong half the time, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in new guidance posted on its website this week. Antibody testing looks for evidence of immune response to determine if a person had been infected. … [Read more...] about With the coronavirus pandemic entering a new phase in the US, world health experts shift focus to new hot spots
After Twitter posted a clarification that two of Trump’s tweets were “potentially misleading” regarding the facts regarding mail-in ballots, Trump trumped up the executive order, explaining upon signing it that, “We’re here today to defend free speech from one of the greatest dangers.” In Trump’s mind, he is forever the victim, despite the massive and ever-expanding powers of his unique office. … [Read more...] about What does Trump’s latest executive order say about him?
Thursday’s order also called on Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrValerie Jarrett to DOJ on George Floyd: 'We expect action, we expect justice' Hillicon Valley: Twitter flags Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence' | Cruz calls for criminal investigation into Twitter over alleged sanctions violations | Senators urge FTC to investigate TikTok child privacy issues Flynn urged Russian diplomat to have 'reciprocal' response to Obama sanctions, new transcripts show MORE to propose legislation that would increase federal regulation of social media companies. … [Read more...] about Trump social media order starts off on shaky legal ground