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The Note: Trump's divisive language lands blow, Washington parries with policy
The TAKE with Rick Klein A month ago today, President Donald Trump ’s Republican Party lost an unlosable Senate race in Alabama, and it looked as if the GOP might end the year without a single major legislative victory. One week from now, there might be a broad immigration agreement on top of the
Treasury secretary defends Trump's trip to Davos
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is defending President Donald Trump's decision to attend this year's World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland
The Latest: Trump plans to meet with Macron at Davos
President Donald Trump plans to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron along the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Swiss group tries to block Trump from World Economic Forum in Davos
A Swiss group has started a petition to oppose President Donald Trump ’s visit to the annual gathering of the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland, later this month. Campax, described on its website as a “progressive” nongovernmental organization based in Zurich, launched the mostly symbolic
Trump to advance 'America first agenda' in Davos, White House says
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says the president is "committed to promoting policies that promote strength for American businesses and the American worker" at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Davos forum organizers: Trump visit to give US 'perspective'
Organizers of the World Economic Forum say the upcoming of U.S. President Donald Trump to its annual conference in Davos will allow participants "to get a direct perspective on U.S. political and economic priorities."
World Bank predicts solid 3.1 percent global growth in 2018 WASHINGTON (AP) — The World Bank is predicting that the global economy will grow 3.1 percent this year, which would be its best showing in seven years. The United States, the world's largest economy, is expected to receive a boost from
Trump to attend World Economic Forum in Swiss ski resort
President Donald Trump is planning to attend the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos
Iceland requires companies to prove equal pay for women
A new law in Iceland is requiring companies to prove that their pay practices don't discriminate against women