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News Government General
October 13, 2020  

Trump intensifies focus on Harris in final weeks of campaign

Biden is leading most national and battleground state polls three weeks before the election.

News Government General
August 27, 2020  

NRC celebrates police, military heroes, Pence promises ‘law and order’

…As protesters raged once more over the seemingly unprovoked police shooting of another unarmed black man.

News Government General
July 29, 2020  

Biden vows to fight racial inequality with economic agenda

Biden said the Republican president is exacerbating social discord across the country

News Government Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

Distancing from Trump? Some Republicans step up critiques

His allies – even some in his own administration – are distancing themselves from his policies.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 21, 2020  

WHO warns rush to ease virus rules could cause resurgence

Lifting measures must be done gradually to strike the right balance between keeping people healthy and allowing economies to function.

News Government General
January 23, 2020  

Trump’s trial opens on fast track, Dems arguing for removal

Republican Senators rejected all attempts to bring in new witnesses, including top Trump aides.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 15, 2020  

Senate expects USMCA vote Jan. 16, clears decks for impeachment

Trudeau government will follow US approval to introduce implementation legislation of its own.

News Government General
December 17, 2019  

Democrats say impeachment case shows Trump deserves ouster

U.S. House will vote Wednesday on impeachment articles.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 16, 2019  

Polls show sour views of race relations in Trump’s America

Views of the president, racism and what defines American culture vary significantly according to political alignment.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 5, 2019  

GOP senators line up against Trump’s 5% Mexico tariff plan

Runs counter to a firmly rooted orthodoxy and viewed as nothing more than taxes they strenuously oppose.

News Government General
January 8, 2019  

Trump taking case for border wall to prime time audience

The US president will go on TV Tuesday evening and make his case for a southern border wall to the American people.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2018  

PM says he won’t negotiate in public on future of LGBTQ rights in USMCA

A group of Republicans is demanding language pertaining to worker protections based on gender, sexual orientation, be removed.

News Government General
November 6, 2018  

U.S. midterms: What to watch

This election is a referendum on the first two years of the Trump presidency, and it will have far-reaching ramifications.

News Food & Beverage General
July 25, 2018  

US announces billions to help farmers hurt by Trump tariffs

The program is expected to start taking effect around Labor Day.

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.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
March 30, 2017  

Environmental groups vow to fight Trump climate actions

President’s executive order includes a review of former President Obama’s signature plan to restrict GHGs.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 6, 2016  

Trump’s tariff plan may hit a wall with Congressional Republicans

His 35% tax could ignite a trade war, says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
November 6, 2015  

Momentum builds for reviving US Export-Import Bank

Supporters say the bank helps sustain tens of thousands of manufacturing jobs.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
October 27, 2015  

US House moves to revive Export-Import Bank

Charter expired at the end of June, and has been unable to approve new applications to help overseas buyers purchase US products.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 25, 2015  

Obama rescues trade agenda with GOP help

Senate votes 60-38 to strengthen his trade negotiating position.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 18, 2015  

Obama, Republicans mount quick, bipartisan rescue on trade agenda

Republican-controlled House expected to vote June 18 to give Obama enhanced negotiating authority on TPP deal.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 10, 2015  

Unions go all out to stop Obama’s trade agenda

US President wants fast track powers to offer trade proposals that Congress can ratify or reject, but not change.

News Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 6, 2015  

Obama rallies support for job training over tax cuts

Tech Hire program encourages business, education, government collaboration to train people for technology jobs.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
November 13, 2014  

Keystone XL showdown imminent in US Senate

Southern Democrats are trying to force a vote immediately on the long-stalled project.

News Energy Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
April 22, 2014  

Stalling Keystone will hurt US energy security, Canadian economy: Oliver

Finance Minister says US energy security depends on having multiple sources of oil.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
April 21, 2014  

No Keystone XL pipeline this year, following new delay

State Department needs more time to prepare its recommendation to the president over the pipeline’s routing.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
February 20, 2014  

Dissing NAFTA is hot in Washington

Obama and allies leverage the 20-year-old deal to sell benefits of Trans-Pacific Partnership.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 5, 2014  

Unusual US coalition back Keystone XL pipeline

A group of Republicans, Democrats, labour and business leaders and a Canadian ambassador are pushing for a quick approval.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 15, 2013  

Tough job ahead as Obama puts climate talk into action

Must sell his ambitious plan to a wary public.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
May 23, 2013  

Republicans aim to take Keystone XL decision out of Obama’s hands

The Northern Route Approval Act would give Congress the power to greenlight the pipeline.

News Business Operations
February 5, 2013  

Obama signs bill raising US debt ceiling

US averts default, but sets up another debt clash later this year.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
March 9, 2012  

US Senate blocks forced Keystone approval

Obama again under fire after Republican senators fall four votes short of removing Keystone approval from the White House.