WTO to take longer to decide on India-US dispute on steel duties

WTO to take longer to decide on India-US dispute on steel duties

India will have to wait longer for the WTO’s verdict on its dispute with the US over the additional import duties imposed by Washington on Indian steel and aluminum in 2018. The WTO’s dispute settlement panel constituted on the matter has said that it needs three more quarters to finalize its report. “The panel is … Read more

Proud Boys Aim To Subpoena Trump As Witness At Their Jan. 6 Trial: Reporter

Proud Boys Aim To Subpoena Trump As Witness At Their Jan.  6 Trial: Reporter

Five Proud Boys plan to subpoena former President Donald Trump as they face seditious conspiracy charges for their role in 2021′s Jan. 6 insurrection, a New York Times journalist reported this week. The defendants — including Enrique Tarrio, the far-right group’s longtime chairman — “intend to subpoena Donald Trump as a witness at the trial,” … Read more

How the Presidential Records Act Applies to Trump and Biden

How the Presidential Records Act Applies to Trump and Biden

In this photo, an American flag flies over the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. Patrick Semansky AP US presidents were previously allowed to keep presidential documents after leaving office — as they were considered personal property. But a law passed in 1978 changed the rules. Since the passing of the Presidential Records … Read more

Donald Trump endorses Matt DePerno in crowded race to lead Michigan GOP

Donald Trump endorses Matt DePerno in crowded race to lead Michigan GOP

LANSING, Mich. — Former President Donald Trump endorsed Matt DePerno on Friday night to become the next chairman of the Michigan Republican Party, a move that could boost the former attorney general candidate’s support among GOP delegates in next month’s state convention. DePerno, a lawyer from Kalamazoo, has been locked in a competitive and crowded … Read more

Democrats release Trump’s tax returns, and CPAs have questions: ‘In order to generate these kinds of losses, you need to be super rich. It’s not a poor man’s game.’

Democrats release Trump’s tax returns, and CPAs have questions: ‘In order to generate these kinds of losses, you need to be super rich.  It’s not a poor man’s game.’

The nonpartisan committee’s findings also raised several red flags related to the filings, namely Trump’s carryover losses, loans to his children that may or may not also be considered taxable gifts, and deduction-related tax write-offs. That year, as the COVID pandemic hit, the Trumps reported a loss of $4.8 million. For 2018 and 2019, the … Read more

Biden outpaces Obama, Trump with various judicial nominees

Biden outpaces Obama, Trump with various judicial nominees

By Seung Min Kim and Colleen Long | Associated Press WASHINGTON — For the Biden White House, a quartet of four female judges in Colorado encapsulates its mission when it comes to the federal judiciary. Charlotte Sweeney is the first openly LGBT woman to serve on the federal bench west of the Mississippi River and … Read more

National Archives lawyer pushed for clarity on Trump papers, emails show

Donald Trump endorses Matt DePerno in crowded race to lead Michigan GOP

The National Archives and Records Administration released another set of documents related to the storage of classified material and presidential documents at Mar-a-Lago by former President Donald Trump. The 573-pages of emails posted Tuesday show how Gary Stern, NARA’s general counsel, pushed officials internally to set the record straight after news reports first surfaced last … Read more

Trump’s tax returns to be discussed by congressional panel

Trump’s tax returns to be discussed by congressional panel

WASHINGTON The Democratic-controlled House Ways and Means Committee is expected to vote Tuesday on whether to publicly release years of Donald Trump’s tax returns, which the former president has long tried to shield. Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D-Mass., has kept a close hold on the panel’s actions, including whether the panel will meet in a … Read more

LSU coach Kim Mulkey still silent regarding Brittney Griner

LSU coach Kim Mulkey still silent regarding Brittney Griner

Brittney Griner (left) and Kim Mulkey in 2012, en route to Baylor’s national championship victory.Photo: Getty Images If you dance with the devil, you’ll get burned. If you play for Kim Mulkey, you’ll be discarded. It’s almost been a week since we woke up to the news Brittney Griner was free after the United States … Read more