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Trump economic adviser plays down fears of looming recession

Trump economic adviser plays down fears of looming recession

the Mesh Report Staff August 18, 2019 Comments Off on Trump economic adviser plays down fears of looming recession

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser is trying to play down fears of a looming recession after last week’s sharp drop in the financial markets. Larry Kudlow says the

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Sanders’ criminal justice plan aims to cut prison population

Sanders’ criminal justice plan aims to cut prison population

the Mesh Report Staff August 18, 2019 Comments Off on Sanders’ criminal justice plan aims to cut prison population

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory minimum sentencing, ban private prisons and legalize

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Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

the Mesh Report Staff August 18, 2019 Comments Off on Trump wields sanctions hammer; experts wonder to what end

WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it the diplomacy of coercion. The Trump administration is aggressively pursuing economic sanctions as a primary foreign policy tool to an extent unseen in decades, or perhaps ever. Many are

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Suburban voters are pressuring Republicans to act on guns

Suburban voters are pressuring Republicans to act on guns

the Mesh Report Staff August 18, 2019 Comments Off on Suburban voters are pressuring Republicans to act on guns

GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Following the news has grown stressful for Angela Tetschner, a 39-year-old nurse raising four children in this sprawling Phoenix suburb of tile roofs, desert yards, young families and voters who

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Portland ‘ground zero’ for protests between right, left-wing

Portland ‘ground zero’ for protests between right, left-wing

the Mesh Report Staff August 18, 2019 Comments Off on Portland ‘ground zero’ for protests between right, left-wing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, on Saturday for a long-hyped rally that attracted President Donald Trump’s attention and resulted in at least 13 arrests.

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Argentina’s treasury minister resigns, senior official says

Argentina’s treasury minister resigns, senior official says

the Mesh Report Staff August 17, 2019 Comments Off on Argentina’s treasury minister resigns, senior official says

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A senior official in Argentina’s presidential office says the country’s treasury minister resigned Saturday. The resignation comes three days after President Nicolas Macri announced his conservative administration is temporarily

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Gun control advocates call for new gun laws at rallies

Gun control advocates call for new gun laws at rallies

the Mesh Report Staff August 17, 2019 Comments Off on Gun control advocates call for new gun laws at rallies

Gun control advocates have rallied around the country, seeking to pressure Congress to tighten the nation’s gun laws after the recent mass shootings in Texas, Ohio and California. Dozens of demonstrators gathered in Providence,

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Sanders, Warren are courting black pastors, millennials

Sanders, Warren are courting black pastors, millennials

the Mesh Report Staff August 17, 2019 Comments Off on Sanders, Warren are courting black pastors, millennials

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are in Georgia making election appeals to thousands of black millennial Christians. The senators are competing to be the leading progressive

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House speaker as US emissary: Pelosi emerges as force abroad

House speaker as US emissary: Pelosi emerges as force abroad

the Mesh Report Staff August 17, 2019 Comments Off on House speaker as US emissary: Pelosi emerges as force abroad

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is emerging as an alternative American ambassador abroad, an emissary for bedrock democratic values and the promise of stability that some see as diminishing in the Trump

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Bullock tries to find middle ground on guns

Bullock tries to find middle ground on guns

the Mesh Report Staff August 17, 2019 Comments Off on Bullock tries to find middle ground on guns

As a Democratic politician in deep-red Montana, Steve Bullock has long searched for a middle ground on guns. Now a presidential candidate in a party pushing hard for new gun-control laws, he still is.

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