This includes renegotiating the restrictions on Iran’s centrifuges, mandatory international inspections, and its accumulation of nuclear material. A slightly modified nuclear deal like Trump’s slightly modified trade agreement with Canada and Mexico, can be recast as victory by all. … [Read more...] about What Does The Trump Administration Want From Iran?
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The New York Times earlier this week criticized Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for not being in Washington at the time President Donald Trump was announcing his decision on the Iran nuclear deal, but as it turns out, Pompeo was securing the prisoners' release. … [Read more...] about NRA’s Loesch: Trump Administration Marked Huge, Great Week
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration asked a federal judge in California on Thursday to permit federal agents to detain together those families suspected of illegally entering the country, in the wake of an outcry over the government's recent practice of separating children from their parents. … [Read more...] about Trump administration seeks OK from judge to detain immigrant families together
But the claim filed with the HHS alleges that the real motivation was always to discourage immigration, particularly immigration from the Central American asylum-seekers who have appeared at the border in large numbers since their home countries became plagued with unchecked street violence. Citing federal government documents and public statements by officials, the families say the government repeatedly said the purpose of the policy was deterrence, even though it knew the policy would hurt children and families. … [Read more...] about Formerly separated immigrant families begin process for suing Trump administration
Agency Amendment or Withdrawal of Existing RulesSeparately, the various agencies under the new Trump Administration could decide to amend or withdraw proposed or existing agency rules. The Administrative Procedure Act (“APA”) generally governs the procedural requirements for agency rulemakings.6 For the most part, the process to amend or withdraw a final agency rule requires notice and comment rulemaking under the APA.7 Furthermore, if an agency under the Obama Administration finalizes a rule, but the rule does not take effect until the Trump Administration, the agency under the Trump Administration likely will need to engage in the notice and comment process if the agency intends to withdraw the final rule.8 … [Read more...] about Trump Administration: Potential Levers of Regulatory Change Affecting Commodities Markets