Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

Jul 27, 2016

Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

It is 30 chapters long and almost nobody has read it, but the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions. In Philadelphia this week, opponents interrupted Democratic National Convention speakers with chants of “No TPP” and expressed relief that ...

Trump's admiration for Putin not completely mutual

Jul 26, 2016

Trump's admiration for Putin not completely mutual

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has often praised Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling him a “strong leader.” While Trump frequently has said that Putin called him a “genius,” the Russian president has only said that Trump is “flamboyant” and “very talented.” Oct. 15, ...