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Trump says he’s not ‘not satisfied’ with China trade negotiations after Democrats, Republicans slam new deal

President Donald Trump criticized the new trade agreement between the US and China and said that no deal was reached on lifting sanctions that were imposed on Chinese telecom ZTE.
President Donald Trump with (2nd L-R) Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and White House National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro

Infighting among Trump’s top advisers led to a negotiating disaster on the China trade deal

Fights between major players in President Donald Trump's trade team helped Chinese officials from making major commitments in the Us-China trade deal that was announced on Saturday.

The single, most important reason Trump’s trade showdowns with China will keep ending in tears

OPINION: President Donald Trump did not have the leverage to go after China alone, and so the US was just handed an embarrassing loss. Had we countered the world's No. 2 economy multilaterally, though, things might have turned out differently. This is how Trump's predecessor envisioned this process.
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for a welcoming ceremony in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Trump keeps touting a deal with China on trade, and markets are loving it

President Donald Trump and other administration officials spent Monday morning touting the deescalation of trade tension with China but did not offer any details on the deal to help smooth things over.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin testifies before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Fiscal Yeah (FY) 2019 budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 14, 2018.

The Trump administration is going to try to avoid a trade war this week — don’t hold your breath

OPINION: Trump is sending a delegation to China to talk trade this week. Ideally, this means avoiding a trade war. Most likely, it means the status quo.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin racked up more than $1 million in airfare between March and October 2017.

Steve Mnuchin suggested he was too cool to watch the eclipse — but a new photo shows him eating it up

A newly released photo shows Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin watching the 2017 solar eclipse after he previously said he didn't "have any interest in watching the eclipse." He came under fire for using taxpayer money to fly to Kentucky that day, near the eclipse's path of totality.
Steven Mnuchin and Scott Pruitt.

Democrats are pushing for a hearing into two top Trump officials’ burgeoning scandals

A pair of top Democrats are pushing Trey Gowdy to hold hearings on two top Trump Administration officials' "extravagant" travel habits.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, shows his wife Louise Linton a sheet of new $1 bills on November 15, 2017.

$1 million in private flights and a $31,000 table —here are the 6 Trump Cabinet members under scrutiny for their lavish spending of taxpayer mon...

The latest Trump official to come under the microscope is Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, who reportedly spent more than $1 million on eight separate flights.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin.

8 trips Steve Mnuchin took on military planes in 2017 cost taxpayers more than $1 million

A government watchdog group obtained records detailing government trips Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin took last year that cost nearly $1 million.