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Trump’s China tariffs turn Congress on its head as Democrats cheer and GOP slams the move

President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods flipped traditional party lines. Republicans, who are usually more pro-free trade, condemned the move while Democrats, who are usually more skeptical of trade, applauded the crackdown.
Marco Rubio is voicing his support for Chick-fil-A.

‘The PC police have gone too far’: Marco Rubio takes on Chick-fil-A controversy after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey apologizes for posting about...

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey ignited a backlash online for posting about eating at Chick-fil-A during Pride Month. Sen. Marco Rubio has publicly taken a stand in support of Chick-fil-A. "This time, the PC police have gone too far," reads a fundraising email sent to supporters from Rubio.

Trump reaches deal with China to lift sanctions on Chinese tech giant ZTE despite blowback from Democrats, GOP

The Commerce Department will lift sanctions on Chinese phone maker ZTE in exchange for a shake up in the companies management. both Republicans and Democrats blasted the decision, saying it was weak and threatened national security.
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Trump is already backtracking on the China trade agreement, days after celebrating the deal

President Donald Trump is starting to backtrack on the China trade agreement just days after praising the deal. The reason is unclear but it may have to do with the breakdown of North Korea summit talks and the heavy criticism of the deal from both parties.

Senate Republicans are warning Trump about the risks of his plan to get Chinese smartphone giant ZTE back in business

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are skeptical that President Donald Trump is up to the task of properly assessing and combatting the security risks posed by Chinese smartphone maker ZTE, suggesting the White House is taking a predominantly economic approach to resolve disputes with one of the world's largest smartphone companies.
Chinese and US flags fly on Tiananmen Square to welcome U.S. President Donald Trump to Beijing in November 2017

A US-funded think tank dropped a speaker working for China’s secretive overseas influence arm, which shows how the nation is struggling to deal ...

The Wilson Center no longer lists Huiyao Wang as a speaker for an event on China's United Front Work. Institutions and governments in the US and globally are struggling to define and identify acceptable Chinese influence and covert interference.
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Marco Rubio reverses course again, praises Republican tax law days after saying there’s ‘no evidence’ it helps American workers

Marco Rubio said in an op-ed on Wednesday that the tax law passed by Republicans and supported by President Donald Trump "has been good for Americans." The op-ed comes two days after an Economist interview in which Rubio said there is "no evidence whatsoever" the law is helping American workers.
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MARCO RUBIO: There’s ‘no evidence whatsoever’ that Trump’s tax bill has helped American workers

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio told The Economist that there was "no evidence whatsoever" that the savings from the GOP tax law were being "massively poured back into the American worker." Rubio released a similar tax plan in 2015.
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Marco Rubio outlined a terrifying ‘hypothetical’ scenario that could trigger a constitutional crisis in the US — and national securi...

Sen. Marco Rubio detailed a hypothetical scenario during a Senate hearing on Wednesday that he says could trigger a constitutional crisis in the US.
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‘A horrible day for democracy’: Democrats and Republicans break with Trump over McCabe’s firing and his calls to end the Mueller inv...

Members of Congress from both sides of the aisle criticized President Donald Trump, in varying degrees, for his moves over the weekend.