Category Archives: USA

NAFTA Round Three Begins in Canada – Secretary Wilbur Ross Discusses NAFTA, North Korea and China…

Round three of NAFTA begins this weekend in Canada.  According to a leaked possible itinerary obtained by Reuters the auto-sector “rules of origin” will be discussed on Tuesday or Wednesday. The auto sector rules of origin have been exploited by … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, China, Economy, Mexico, NAFTA, President Trump, Trade Deal, Transportation, Uncategorized, US Treasury, USA | 5 Comments

Oh My – Text of President Trump Executive Order on Sanctions To North Korea…

Jumping ju-ju bones, now that we’ve read the stunning content of this executive order it is completely obvious why Beijing took action today with their central bank instructions. President Trump and Secretary Mnuchin have structured this executive order in such … Continue reading

Posted in ASEAN, Big Government, China, Communist, Economy, Iran, Japan, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Uncategorized, US Treasury, USA | 491 Comments

President Trump Announces New Sanctions Against North Korea…

During a luncheon with South Korea (Moon Jae-in) and Japan (Shinzo Abe), U.S. President Donald Trump announces new sanctions against North Korea (Kim Jong-un). Moments prior to President Trump’s statement, Beijing (China’s Red Dragon ‘old guard’ communists), announced their central … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, Communist, Economy, Japan, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations, US Treasury, USA | 101 Comments

Beijing Takes A Knee – China Central Bank Tells National Banks To Halt Business With North Korea…

Beijing is quickly recognizing they have painted themselves into an economic corner. Beijing enables the DPRK.  President Trump specifically targets this reality as the solution to North Korea’s aggression: ¹Beijing tells DPRK to do stupid thing.  ²DPRK does stupid thing.  … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, Japan, media bias, N Korea, President Trump, Uncategorized, United Nations, US Treasury, USA | 110 Comments

USTR Robert Lighthizer Outlines U.S. Trade Priorities – Trump Administration Willing to Confront WTO Multinationals…

In about a week Round #3 of NAFTA renegotiations begin in Canada.  Dispute settlement and country of origin rules are widely anticipated to be key points of disagreement. For those who follow trade and economics closely, the latest Trump trade … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Big Stupid Government, China, Economy, media bias, NAFTA, President Trump, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, US dept of agriculture, US Treasury, USA | 57 Comments

President Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu Meet at U.N. Conference – Thoughts on Bigger Picture…

U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meet on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly today in New York. In a brief joint press availability President Trump stated an optimistic outlook, “an absolute go”, toward the … Continue reading

Posted in India, Iran, ISIS, Islam, Israel, media bias, President Trump, Refugees, Russia, Secretary Tillerson, Syria, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations, US Treasury, USA | 160 Comments

Sunday Talks: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson -vs- CBS John Dickerson…

Good interview with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and CBS John Dickerson.  Worth noting the nuance in Tillerson’s statements about messaging toward China, specifically Beijing.  Those who have followed CTH analysis of the administrations China/DPRK strategy will note how Tillerson … Continue reading

Posted in China, Donald Trump, media bias, Military, N Korea, NATO, President Trump, Secretary of State, Secretary Tillerson, Trade Deal, Uncategorized, United Nations, USA | 95 Comments