Trade

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"Corporations that send call center jobs and other good jobs overseas shouldn't be rewarded with federal contracts," said the Communications Workers of America. "Despite the campaign promises of President Trump, that's exactly what’s happening." (Photo: Reuters/ Kevin Lamarque)
In yet another reminder of how corporate-friendly the Trump administration has been—despite campaign pledges to defend American workers and "buy American, hire American" rhetoric—a new study out Tuesday reveals that the president continues to reward U.S. companies who ship jobs overseas. According to the analysis (pdf), conducted by Good Jobs...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), which oversees everything from oil and gas pipelines to electricity transmission, is among those panels that could be impacted by the Trump administration's meddling. (Photo: chesapeakeclimate/flickr/cc)
The Trump administration may have come up with "a way to get around" the...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Describing the revised forecasts as "budget voodoo," Forbes contributor Stan Collender writes: "To say the least, this first set of economic assumptions and the resulting phony deficit will be fake news—lies, in other words—from Trump." (Photo: Shutterstock)
The Trump administration's hallmark " alternative facts " may infiltrate U.S...