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  1. Trudeau on Trump call vows to defend Canadian interests

    04.26 / 02:09 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told President Trump on Tuesday that he would defend his nation's interests in softwood lumber. Trudeau refuted what he called the "baseless allegations" backing the Commerce Department’s Monday de…
  2. Canada to Trump on trade: ‘Not an accident that hockey is our national sport'

    04.26 / 02:09 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Canada’s foreign minister on Tuesday said her nation would fight tariffs from President Trump’s administration that it finds unfair.“When it comes to defending Canada’s economic interests, we’re going to play hard,” Chrystia Freeland told CNN…
  3. GOP, Trump administration huddle on tax reform

    04.26 / 02:09 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Congressional Republicans and top administration officials huddled on Tuesday to discuss tax reform one day ahead of President Trump's roll out of his plan. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), …
  4. Overnight Finance: Dems want ObamaCare subsidies for extra military spending | Trade battle: Woe, Canada? | Congress nea

    04.26 / 02:09 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Dems want ObamaCare subsidies funded in exchange for $15B to military: An emerging government funding deal would see Democrats agreeing to $15 billion in additional military funding in exchange for the GOP agreeing to fund healthcare …
  5. McConnell backs miners health fix in funding bill

    04.25 / 19:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that he wants a permanent fix on miners healthcare included in a must-pass spending bill.  "I'm in favor of a permanent fix on miners healthcare. It's my hope that that will b…
  6. WH, Commerce secretary defend trade attacks on Canada

    04.25 / 19:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross defended the administration's decision to slap tariffs on Canadian lumber in a rare appearance at the White House's daily press briefing Tuesday."They are a close ally, they are an important ally, generally a…
  7. Homebuilders denounce tariff on Canada's softwood lumber

    04.25 / 19:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    A lobbing group for homebuilders on Tuesday denounced the Trump administration's move to slap tariffs on Canada’s softwood lumber industry in the long-running trade dispute.The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) said the C…
  8. Trump tax plan likely to include infrastructure spending: report

    04.25 / 19:29 thehill.com Thehill.com - Finance
    The tax plan that President Trump is releasing tomorrow is likely to include infrastructure spending in an effort to attract Democrats, Politico reported Tuesday.The proposal is also expected to include a tax benefit for childcare and is unlikely…