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US, Mexico try to hammer out deal on NAFTA

Aug. 09, 2018 - 7:21 - America First Policies senior policy advisor Curtis Ellis, Independent Women’s Forum visiting fellow Mattie Duppler and American Majority CEO Ned Ryun on how the U.S. and Mexico are trying to hammer out a deal on NAFTA.

China's trade war over the plastic in your wallet

Curtis Ellis drubs Beijing over latest effort 'to cripple America's economy'

You need to literally look no further than your wallet to see China’s unfair, unbalanced and predatory trade practices at work.

Your wallet likely has a credit card in it, and credit cards are the latest front in China’s war to cripple America’s economy.

Beijing is using the same tactics in the financial services industry that it used to grab a commanding global market share in the hard industries of steel, aluminum, automobiles and electronics.

Trump is right to defend America's farmers from Chinese hegemony

By Curtis Ellis and Martha Boneta

China is threatening American farmers with politically targeted tariffs as it escalates its economic aggression against the U.S.

That has pundits speculating farmers will turn against President Trump for confronting China over its predatory trade practices.

Is the Trump economy winning too much?

by Curtis Ellis

Candidate Donald J. Trump said if he were president, the United States would win again.

We’d be winning so much, he promised, people would be tired of winning and say “please, stop, I can’t take it any more.”

That’s proven to be yet another promise President Trump made that’s come true.

The latest economic figures show unemployment claims dropped to the lowest level since 1969that’s a half century ago.

Bernie's Opioid Importation Facilitation Act

by Curtis Ellis

While the Trump administration works to stem the raging epidemic of opioid addiction, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has a plan to make it worse.

He calls it the Affordable and Safe Prescription Drug Importation Act, S. 469. This legislation would open our borders to the free flow of drugs – all drugs – from Canada and other countries.

THE LADY TO CONTINUE TRUMP'S WAR ON REGS

ON CAPITOL HILL

Exclusive: Curtis Ellis calls on Senate to confirm Kathy Kraninger as head of CFPB

President Trump has proven adept at taming the regulatory state.

One of his early executive orders directed the bureaucracy to eliminate three regulations for every new one put on the books.

That has succeeded beyond everyone’s wildest dreams, with 22 regulations going into the shredder for every new entry in the Federal Register.

NEW EPA CHIEF IS NO DEMON, DESPITE MEDIA COVERAGE

CHANGING OF THE GUARD

by Curtis Ellis
 

The moment President Trump accepted Scott Pruitt’s resignation from the EPA, the knives were out for the man who will take over for him, Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler.

But the attacks say more about the myopia of the media than they do about the man they seek to vilify.

To spare you skipping to the 27th paragraph of most the 32 million stories that come up when you Google “Andrew Wheeler,” here’s the man’s record:

The Hill: 'Silent Trump supporter' now global, and so is the Red Hen

The 'silent Trump supporter' has gone global, and so has the Red Hen

The 2016 election gave us the “Silent Trump Supporter” — Trump voters who would not reveal their true sympathies to pollsters.

This was a great mystery at the time, but seeing now how Trump supporters are routinely denigrated, harassed and vilified, their silence was understandable if not prescient.

In 2018, the Silent Trump Supporter has gone global.

The lady to continue Trump's war on regs

By Curtis Ellis

President Trump has proven adept at taming the regulatory state.

One of his early executive orders directed the bureaucracy to eliminate three regulations for every new one put on the books.

That has succeeded beyond everyone’s wildest dreams, with 22 regulations going into the shredder for every new entry in the Federal Register.

President Trump understands that the natural impulse of agencies is to generate more and more regulations if left unchecked.

U.S. MUST DO UNTO CHINA AS CHINA DOES UNTO U.S.

COMMIE 'CAPITALISTS'

Exclusive: Curtis Ellis proposes requirement for Beijing before port sale goes through

China is moving forward with its plan to build a vertical monopoly covering every stage of the Asia-to-U.S. export business.

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