Economy

GOP leaders say tax cuts and budget are final priorities

Apr 19, 2018

As Iowa lawmakers look to wrap up the session, 2 major hurdles left are passing a budget and tax cuts

US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

Apr 19, 2018

The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments

Even as markets shake, investors seek the riskiest corners

Apr 19, 2018

Even as stock markets struggle around the world, investors are continuing to pour money into funds that invest in stocks from China, Brazil and other emerging economies

Trade issues expose the limits of Trump-Abe 'bromance'

Apr 19, 2018

Trump rejects Abe's efforts to win a pass on tariffs for Japan and persuade US to rejoin TPP trade deal, showing the limits of their 'bromance'

US manufacturers seek relief from steel and aluminum tariffs

Apr 19, 2018

Small and medium-size US manufacturers seek exemptions from Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs

Trump, Abe fail to agree on US tariff exemption for Japan

Apr 19, 2018

President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe say they have failed to reach a deal that would exempt Japan from new U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, as Abe had wanted

The Latest: Arizona PTA pulls backing of school funding plan

Apr 18, 2018

The state PTA has pulled its support from Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's plan to give teachers a 20 percent raise by 2020, saying its funding sources are not sustainable

US sorghum growers fear China tariffs could cost them dearly

Apr 18, 2018

American sorghum farmers fear they will lose their largest export market if China follows through with a tariff on their crop

Zinke signs order to expand recreational opportunities

Apr 18, 2018

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has ordered his agency to expand recreational opportunities on public lands and waterways

House panel moves to curb food stamps, renew farm subsidies

Apr 18, 2018

A bitterly-divided House panel has approved new work and job training requirements for food stamps as part of a five-year renewal of federal farm and nutrition policy

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