Brigitte Zypries says World Trade Organization rules limit the level of import taxes member states can levy.
Factory production rose a seasonally adjusted 0.5 percent last month from January, the Federal Reserve said Friday . That followed another 0.5 percent gain the previous month.
“Death by a thousand cuts is a constantly overused cliche, but that’s sort of what they’re aiming for right now,” said Matt Wood, the policy director of consumer group Free Press, referring to the Republicans now in power at the FCC.
The last such gathering, in July 2016 in Chengdu, China, issued a strong statement in favor of free trade, saying “we will resist all forms of protectionism.” That ringing statement was absent in early drafts put together in recent weeks ahead of this meeting; possible replacements include support for “fairness” and “inclusiveness.”
If Sessions does take action Coffman said he’d “have to fight the Attorney General on this.” He suggested he’d do so through congress’ power to appropriate money for the administration’s budget.
Rep. Coffman floats defense of state’s marijuana industry
The woman and man of the year were Children’s Hospital Colorado’s Nita Mosby Tyler and Tom Tobiassen, who has served on the RTD board of directors
After a handful of violent incidents involving bar patrons gathered around the trucks parked in front of local watering holes, Trevor Vaughn, manager of tax and licensing for the city, said city staff looked into drafting rules requiring the trucks to close at 2 a.m., just like bars do
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the rate on 30-year, fixed-rate loans climbed to 4.30 percent from 4.21 percent last week. The benchmark rate stood at 3.73 percent a year ago and averaged 3.65 percent through 2016, the lowest level in records dating to 1971.
The proposal says spinning off air traffic operations from the Federal Aviation Administration and placing them under an “independent, non-governmental organization” would make the system “more efficient and innovative while maintaining safety.”