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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures while delivering a speech at the Alumisourse Building in Monessen, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 28, 2016.

Trump Is Running Against His Own Party On Trade

At a campaign rally in Maine on Wednesday, Trump called the nation’s largest business association “controlled totally by various groups of people who don’t care about you whatsoever,” and said new trade deals should be negotiated because foreign countries are taking advantage of America. “Every country that we do business with us look at us as the stupid people with the penny bank,” he said.

June 30, 2016

Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Remarks Force GOP Reckoning On Immigration

Republicans, and especially candidates seeking the GOP presidential nomination, have been forced to state publicly whether they stand with Donald Trump on immigration policy.

July 2, 2015

On Gas Tax Increase, Obama Is Wrong — And (Some) Republicans Are Right

With their strange urge to ruin the transportation systems that made America the world’s strongest country, the Tea Party is more like a Termite Party.

February 4, 2015
Immigrants, Donald Trump

U.S. Chamber Election Spending At Odds With Immigration Push

Want comprehensive immigration reform? Stop bankrolling the GOP.

October 20, 2014

How I Learned To Love The Chamber Of Commerce

Why liberals should appreciate the Chamber’s fight against the Tea Party.

October 2, 2014

Chamber Of Commerce Warns GOP On Immigration, Endorses Anti-Reform Senate Candidate

Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst (R) scored a major, albeit unintuitive endorsement on Monday morning, when the U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced that it is supporting her campaign. The endorsement is somewhat surprising, given that Ernst — a second-term state senator and a lieutenant colonel in the Iowa Army National Guard — is facing former […]

May 13, 2014