Democrats largely voted for the trade agreement alongside their Republican colleagues when it came to the floor for a vote in December. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said negotiations between Democrats and the Trump administration yielded a better deal -- one she said little resembles the one Trump originally sent to Capitol Hill. … [Read more...] about Trump looks to highlight trade win amid impeachment
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, a catfish appears on the shoreline in the algae-filled waters of North Toledo, Ohio. Ohio is rolling out a new strategy to save Lake Erie from the toxic algae that overwhelms it in the summer. Beginning in February, the state will start offering financial incentives to farmers who adopt new agriculture practices. Those are designed to reduce farm runoff that feeds the algae in the lake. Ohio's approach is being watched closely by states around the U.S. that are struggling with an increasing number of algae outbreaks in lakes and rivers. (Andy Morrison/The Blade via AP, File) less … [Read more...] about Ohio’s toxic algae plan could give other states a blueprint
The Chinese government’s Cyberspace Administration is primarily responsible for filtering internet traffic within the country and that which travels in and out of the country. The barrier has come to be known as the Great Firewall of China. In recent weeks, the Times has published stories about iPhone manufacturing in China and related subsidies provided by the government. … [Read more...] about At Chinese Government’s Request, Apple Removes New York
On the argument that the Chinese company’s access will be partitioned, the politician said: “I’m not convinced by the arguments about ‘core’ and ‘periphery’ one little bit. There are plenty of companies out there around the world that we could be partnering and working with on this. Just because Huawei was involved in 3G and 4G is not an argument for it to be involved in 5G. … [Read more...] about Farage on Huawei: What Does This Mean for Our Relationship with Trump’s America?
UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace attempted to downplay the significance of allowing access to a Chinese owned company, saying that Britons should not be “paranoid”, saying that the Huawei decision will not lead to “Big Brother from China watching us”. … [Read more...] about Huawei Fallout: US Secretary of State Flies to UK Over 5G Decision