Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, activist groups map out next steps in Green New Deal fight
January 15, 2019

(CNN)New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and allied progressive groups are ramping up their push for a Green New Deal.

Ocasio-Cortez, the Justice Democrats, a progressive group that recruited the Bronx-born New Yorker to run, and Sunrise are now Continue reading

Trump’s frustration with Mnuchin rising after failed attempt to calm markets, source says
January 11, 2019

(CNN)President Donald Trump’s frustration with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is ratcheting up further after markets suffered their worst Christmas Eve drop ever despite Mnuchin’s attempts to calm Wall Street, according to a source close to the White House.

White House boosts tax break that’s attracted Kushner, Scaramucci and other wealthy investors
December 17, 2018

(CNN)President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday establishing the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council, designed to boost investment in low-income communities via a tax break passed last year.

The list includes Trump’s son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner Continue reading

Trump administration alleges China hasn’t ‘altered’ unfair trade practices
December 11, 2018

Washington (CNN)The Trump administration on Tuesday continued to ratchet up pressure on China, releasing an updated report showing Beijing has done little to fix its unfair practices less than two weeks before the leaders of the two economic superpowers Continue reading