The Hill: Business

  • A case for open borders and how it can boost the world economy
    Saturday - 06/23/2018 - 10:30 AM

    In 2015, in the lead up to the 2016 presidential election, Bernie Sanders infamously insisted that open borders is “a Koch Brothers proposal,” and free immigration is a “right-wing proposal, which essentially says that there is no United States.”...

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  • Former top Treasury official to head private equity group
    Wednesday - 06/20/2018 - 01:04 PM

    A senior Trump administration official, Drew Maloney, has decamped to lead a private equity industry group in Washington. The American Investment Council’s (AIC) board voted Wednesday to appoint Maloney, who served as the Treasury...

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  • White House: Trump will leave Tuesday after Kim meeting
    Monday - 06/11/2018 - 08:39 AM

    The White House on Monday announced President Trump will leave Singapore on Tuesday night, saying nuclear talks with North Korea are moving “more quickly than expected.” Trump was expected to return home on Wednesday,...

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  • Gaming industry group's CEO to depart
    Tuesday - 06/05/2018 - 04:25 PM

    Geoff Freeman, who leads the gaming industry’s trade group, has been picked to head up the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), the organization announced on Tuesday.Freeman has been with the American Gaming Association (AGA) since 2013 and...

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  • Top White House economic aide joining banking group
    Monday - 06/04/2018 - 06:25 PM

    A top White House economic adviser who was instrumental in developing President Trump's tax-cut law is leaving the administration to join a trade group representing large banks.Shahira Knight, deputy director of the White House National Economic...

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  • Trump tariffs threaten to torpedo NAFTA
    Sunday - 06/03/2018 - 08:00 AM

    President Trump’s decision to impose steep steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico is threatening the ongoing negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a key trade deal for all three economies.Canada and Mexico had...

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  • CVS will no longer donate to pro-Trump 'dark money' group
    Friday - 06/01/2018 - 01:09 PM

    CVS Health says it will no longer make donations to a pro-Trump “dark money” group that’s come under fire for racist, sexist, homophobic and anti-Muslim sentiments reportedly expressed by group officials.CVS had donated $500,000 to the group...

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  • Democrats conflicted over how hard to hit Trump on Iran
    Thursday - 05/31/2018 - 10:24 AM

    Democrats are conflicted over how hard to fight back against President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, one of the signature accomplishments of President Obama’s second term.Liberals argue that Trump’s Iran policy undermines...

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  • Immigrant fight heats up
    Wednesday - 05/30/2018 - 06:00 AM

    The Trump administration on Tuesday amplified its charges that Democrats are to blame for the separation of immigrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. Senior officials said legal “loopholes” championed by...

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  • Lobbying world
    Tuesday - 05/22/2018 - 07:15 PM

    • Cindy Brown has joined Forbes Tate Partners as a partner. She has previously worked at West Front Strategies, served as the vice president for legislative strategies at the Campaign to Fix the Debt, was a principal at Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen &...

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