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March 31, 2020  

New Trump mileage standards to gut Obama climate effort

Would have encouraged automakers to ramp up production of electric vehicles and more fuel-efficient gas and diesel vehicles.

News Government General
January 23, 2020  

Democrats swarm industrial Iowa to prove they can beat Trump

Democratic presidential hopefuls trying to wrestle Midwestern blue-collar voters away from Trump.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

Obama says his approach to politics aligned with Trudeau’s

Speaking in Halifax, talked about polarization in politics and the dangerous internal trends that can develop into conflict.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 29, 2019  

Democrats can learn from slim Liberal win to beat Trump: ex-Obama envoy

It’s about working those congressional districts or states that actually make the difference.

News General
December 13, 2018  

States cite climate worries in push to stop US coal sales

Companies have mined about 4 billion tons of coal from US federal reserves in the past decade.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General
October 17, 2018  

How the US unleashed fossil fuel exports despite climate worries

American energy dominance is a bi-partisan priority.

News Government General
July 18, 2018  

Trump’s diagnosis for critics: ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome’

This “syndrome” was attributed to critics of Obama and Bush in the past.

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June 21, 2017  

Zinke pledges to enforce Obama-era methane rules

The methane rule forces energy companies to capture methane burned off at drilling sites on public lands.

News Manufacturing General
May 11, 2017  

Obama to deliver keynote speech to Montreal Board of Trade in June

Former US president is part of a series that features international leaders.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
April 28, 2017  

Clark says all Canadian players rejected bad Obama softwood deal

BC premier says it would have cut exports by a third, and jobs by a third.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
April 10, 2017  

Clark more hopeful for softwood lumber deal under Trump than Obama

BC premier said it would have been hard to do any worse than the previous president.

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March 29, 2017  

Trump dumps Obama’s ‘clean’ energy plan

Order initiates a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants.

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March 29, 2017  

Easing coal rules unlikely to make US energy independent

Rollback will start a review of rules opposed by the oil and industry.

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March 15, 2017  

Trump set to challenge Obama era fuel standards in Detroit

Will announce that he’s putting a midterm review cancelled by Obama in January back on track.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing General
March 8, 2017  

Trump set to roll back federal fuel economy requirements

Automakers say rules add thousands of dollars to new car prices and could cost jobs.

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February 9, 2017  

Trump is second president to tout unfinished Intel factory

The company pulled back from finishing the factory in 2014, but plans to have it completed within four years.

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January 11, 2017  

Top Republican outlines targets for environmental rollbacks

Letter to Trump lists series of actions to overturn Obama’s environmental measures.

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December 5, 2016  

China urges US to stop disrupting acquisitions

Obama blocks proposed purchase of semiconductor manufacturer because the company’s technology has “military applications.”

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 11, 2016  

Trump likely to try reversing Obama green initiatives

He wants to use more coal; expand offshore drilling and hydraulic fracturing.

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June 30, 2016  

North America leaders defend free trade, resist isolationism

Obama says advanced countries need to ensure the benefits of globalization are widely felt.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 5, 2016  

Federal report says global warming making US sick

EPA says global warming will make the air dirtier, water more contaminated and food more tainted.

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March 15, 2016  

Trudeau should have pressed Obama on Keystone, Ambrose says

Interim Conservative leader says the pipeline was rejected for political reasons, not scientific ones.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 14, 2016  

In Ohio, Clinton opposes Obama auto parts trade standard

She wants stricter rules on imports, but doesn’t specify what standard she favours.

News General
March 11, 2016  

Clark cheers Canada US moves for softwood lumber pact

Trudeau and Obama expect to resolve the issue, targeting 100 days.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
February 8, 2016  

Obama seeks to double clean energy R&D funding by 2020

Proposal is part of the “Mission Innovation” initiative the US president announced at last year’s U.N. climate conference.

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January 7, 2016  

TransCanada to launch NAFTA claim over Keystone XL rejection

Pipeline firm said it will be looking to recover US$15 billion in costs and damages from the US government.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 7, 2015  

US Congress revives the Export Import Bank

Small federal agency that makes and guarantees loans to help foreign customers buy US goods

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
December 2, 2015  

Obama pushes climate deal in Paris, blocked at home

…as Congress tries to stop carbon limits on US power plants

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 30, 2015  

US China work closely to co-ordinate on climate change

Cyber attacks and China’s moves in East and South China seas still hot buttons

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2015  

Trudeau discusses TPP with Obama at APEC

Leaders also cover terrorism, ISIL, energy, climate, economy and other issues in summit side meeting.

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November 5, 2015  

State Department continuing Keystone review

Obama administration rebuffs TransCanada’s request for a delay.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 3, 2015  

TransCanada asks US to suspend Keystone review

Pipeline company says securing approval for a preferred route through Nebraska will take seven to 12 months.