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Talking Trade with AgTC’s Peter Friedmann

   Peter Friedmann started the Washington, D.C.-based Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) more than 30 years ago with the goal of pursuing favorable U.S. transportation policy among truck, rail, port and ocean carrier practices for the nation’s agricultural and forest products shippers. He has served as the trade association’s executive director ever …

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Trump camp descends on Pennsylvania as alarms grow over 2020

President Donald Trump addresses a rally April 29, 2017, in Harrisburg. He won Pennsylvania by less than 1 percentage point in 2016. | Alex Wong/Getty Images 2020 elections The president’s team is set to meet with a state Republican Party riven by dissension. By ALEX ISENSTADT and HOLLY OTTERBEIN 04/24/2019 …

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Trump meets with Twitter CEO at the White House

President Donald Trump met with Jack Dorsey, the CEO of his favorite online platform, Twitter, on Tuesday in the Oval Office. “Lots of subjects discussed regarding their platform, and the world of social media in general,” the president said, of course, in a tweet. “Look forward to keeping an open …

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Talking Trade with Peter Friedmann, AgTC executive director

   Peter Friedmann started the Washington, D.C.-based Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) more than 30 years ago with the goal of pursuing favorable U.S. transportation policy among truck, rail, port and ocean carrier practices for the nation’s agricultural and forest products shippers. He has served as the trade association’s executive director ever …

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Trump is not the first with low approval in strong economy

During an hours-long tweetstorm, President Donald Trump complained that he wasn’t getting enough credit for presiding over a strong economy. In an early morning tweet on April 23, Trump wrote, “In the ‘old days’ if you were President and you had a good economy, you were basically immune from criticism. …

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Better Buy: Alphabet vs. Alibaba

In this article, two of the world‘s top technology companies face off. Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) — better known by its popular subsidiary, Google — dominates search and advertising throughout the world. Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) is one of the leading e-tailers in all of Asia, particularly in China. Both of these companies have been solid investments, …

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The sensible centre

Australia would benefit from stronger climate policy, seeing wage growth fall back into line with productivity, and a more equitable tax system, Andrew Leigh writes. In March, journalist David Speers asked senior Liberal Party frontbencher Linda Reynolds, “Do you agree that flexibility in wages and keeping wages at modest levels …

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