Category: Administration

Trump Administration Condemned China’s Muslim Concentration Camps a Year Before Bolton Says Trump Approved Them
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Trump Administration Condemned China’s Muslim Concentration Camps a Year Before Bolton Says Trump Approved Them

Mandel Ngan/AFP Former National Security Advisor John Bolton claims President Donald Trump told China’s president to go ahead with Muslim concentration camps in June 2019, but the Trump administration had condemned them already in July 2018. In a Wall Street Journal op-ed on Thursday to promote his new book, The Room Where It Happened: A White House…

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Trump Administration Bars Hedge Funds and Private Equity From Rescue Loans

The Trump administration declared Friday that hedge funds cannot receive financing from the loan program aimed at encouraging employers not to lay off workers. The Small Business Administration and Treasury Department said in guidance posted on Friday that hedge funds and private equity firms are “primarily engaged in speculative investments” and are therefore prohibited from…

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Trump Administration May Delay Tax Deadline Due to Coronavirus
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Trump Administration May Delay Tax Deadline Due to Coronavirus

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Congress on Wednesday that the White House is planning to delay the April 15 federal tax deadline. Mnuchin highlighted the benefit of the delay, which would temporarily free up about $200 billion in the bank accounts of small businesses and individuals — outside the nation’s most wealthy. He told the…

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Trump Administration Investigates Ban on Christmas Decorations at HUD Complex
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Trump Administration Investigates Ban on Christmas Decorations at HUD Complex

The Trump administration has launched an investigation into the management company of a Missouri 55-and-older housing development for its ban on Christmas lights and yard displays. Non-profit litigation organization Liberty Counsel reports officials with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are investigating MACO Management Company’s ban on Christmas lights and décor displays…

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