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What led 2 White House economic councils to abruptly disband
Fallout from President Donald Trump's response to the Charlottesville, Virginia, violence Wednesday cost the White House two key economic advisory councils made up of the nation's top CEOs and business leaders. Trump announced via Twitter that he was ending both the American Manufacturing Council
Fact-checking Trump's speech on the Paris Accord
When President Trump formally announced Thursday that the United States will be withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement, he said the decision would help bring more jobs, less debt and cleaner air and water to the country. "As president, I can put no other consideration before the well-being of
Reactions swift after Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord
The reaction to President Donald Trump 's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement was swift Thursday evening. In a press conference at the White House today, President Donald Trump announced that, although the U.S. will no longer participate in the accord, it will begin
Business leaders react to Trump's Paris accord decision
High profile business leaders are reacting to President Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, including executives from three of Silicon Valley's biggest and most influential tech firms as well as other blue-chip U.S. businesses in finance, energy and
Business leaders express disappointment in Trump's decision to pull out of Paris Accord
Also tonight here, mayors across this country and corporate America, all weighing in. The CEO of GE blasting the move, saying, climate change is real. ABC's Rebecca Jarvis tonight. Reporter: Tonight, moments a after president trump announced that exit. U.S. Companies firing back. General Electric
CEOs Say Trump Travel Ban Is Discriminatory, Vow to Support Affected Employees
President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration is not sitting well with many leaders in the business community. These titans of industry not only view the order as discriminatory, but also detrimental to economic and technological growth. TIM COOK , APPLE "Apple would not exist without
General Electric Unveils Massive Restructuring
GE will unload the bulk of its GE Capital business, valued at around $500 billion, over the next two years.
Billionaires' First Jobs: From Warren Buffett to Oprah Winfrey
Not all tycoons grow up with trust funds and silver spoons. Forbes' 33rd list of the 400 richest Americans includes self-made billionaires and a fair share of entrepreneurs who came from poor immigrant families. We thought the first jobs of these billionaires were noteworthy beginnings. Oprah
Ford Motor CEO Discusses Stepping Down
This is a special. when I'm down Cutler in New York it is official Ford's CEO Alan Mulally. Stepping down in two months on July 1 the current chief operating officer mark fields. In the driver's seat for the auto maker. Alan Mulally is widely seen as the savior bring the company back from near
The Big Number: Is a 20-Year Tenure Too Long?
Rumors are circulating that GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt plans to step down before expected.