The White House"s conference call on the Iran deal went completely off the rails

A White House's conference call with the media apparently went completely off the rails. The call was to brief media on background before Friday's anno.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

Haley Hints at Congress Role in Making Call on Iran Nuclear Deal

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley laid out a path for the White House to declare that Iran isn’t complying with the 2015 nuclear deal—but leave it to Congress to decide what to do......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 5th, 2017

Macron, Merkel Set to Visit Trump With Iran Deal Hanging in the Balance

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit the White House next week, hoping to persuade President Donald Trump against pulling the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear agreement......»»

Category: europeSource: wsj6 hr. 29 min. ago

Trump"s Strategy Sows Uncertainty for U.S. Companies in Iran

American companies trading in Iran under previous Treasury Department exemptions are in limbo as the White House considers pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 5th, 2018

The New York Post: Hope Hicks may have obstructed justice over Trump Tower meeting: report

Mark Corallo, an ex-spokesman for the legal team, claims the White House communications director said that damaging emails written by Donald Trump Jr. “will never get out” during a conference call in July, according to The New York Times.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 1st, 2018

White House Can"t Work Conference Call, Spends 22 Minutes Trying to Mute Hostile Reporters

"This White House can't even run a fucking conference call," one reporter said, according to CBS......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 12th, 2018

White House Can"t Work Conference Call, Spends 22 Minutes Trying To Mute Hostile Reporters

"This White House can't even run a fucking conference call," one reporter said, according to CBS......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 12th, 2018

Iran Vows to Increase Ballistic Missile Tests Despite Threats From Trump Over Nuclear Deal

The White House has cited Iran's missile tests as one of its principal reasons for decertifying the 2015 nuclear deal......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 19th, 2017

Trump Is Only Person in the White House Who Wants Iran Deal Scrapped

The president says Iran is has “multiple violations of the agreement” but those around him don't seem to agree......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 16th, 2017

Decertifying or withdrawing from the Iran deal — there"s a key difference in Trump"s decision

Thomson ReutersPresident Trump will decline to certify the Iran nuclear deal on Friday through a process that will leave the agreement intact while inviting Congress to weigh in on new restrictions against Tehran. The White House hopes the resulting U.S. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2017

Trump De-Certifies Iran Deal, Asks Congress To Impose Sanctions "Trigger Points"

Update (11:40 am ET): As expected, Trump has confirmed that the White House wants to leave the Iran deal intact - for now, at least. In its official announcement, the administration said it plans to decertify .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 13th, 2017

Trump Paves Way for De-Certification of Iran Nuclear Deal

The White House has accused Tehran of supporting international terrorism......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 13th, 2017

Trump to roll out Iran nuclear deal strategy soon: White House

The nuclear deal was reached between Iran and the world six powers of Britain, China, France, Russia and the US plus Germany in July 2015.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

If Trump Nixes Iran Nuke Deal, What Should Congress Do?

The White House hope Congress will feel political pressure to impose new sanctions on Iran......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 10th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: White House signs off on Iran’s nuclear compliance, but prepares new sanctions

The Trump administration said it notified Congress late Monday that Iran is complying with the international nuclear deal reached two years ago, but the fate of the agreement remains uncertain as it is still under review......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2017

White House Bans US Firms From Selling Parts To China Telecom Giant ZTE

While it's becoming increasingly clear that the US and China aren't trying to work out a "deal" on trade like Larry Kudlow and other members of the Trump administration have s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2018

White House Explains Trump’s Reversal on TPP

"The President has consistently said he would be open to a substantially better deal" President Trump had asked two of his economic advisers to explore rejoinin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 12th, 2018

Trump Cancels South America Trip To "Oversee" Syria Military Response

At the start of the month we reported that according to White House sources, Trump was pushing for a Nafta deal "over the next two weeks", which was expected to be unveiled "in principle" at the Summit of the Americas in Peru on April 13-14.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 10th, 2018

Trump is skipping a major international summit to deal with the crisis in Syria

Win McNamee/Getty Images WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will skip an upcoming summ.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2018

President Trump Runs His White House His Way

President Trump Runs His White House His Way When President Donald Trump made a congratulatory phone call to Russian leader Vladimir Putin, White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly was not on the line. When o.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 6th, 2018

Fox News anchor grills EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt over lobbyist-connected condo scandal

Carolyn Kaster/AP EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said his deal for a $50 per night condo in Washington, DC was not a breach of ethics. Pruitt also addressed the report detailing how an official went around the White House to give two staffers salary i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 4th, 2018