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Across Midwest, Farmers Warn of G.O.P. Losses Over Trump’s Trade Policy
Thursday, April 19, 2018
China’s proposed tariffs on soybeans would hit hard in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, North Dakota and other states with highly competitive House and Senate races.

Trump Wants to Close Trade Gap, but Leaves Export Agency in Limbo
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The Export-Import Bank has been effectively crippled, and big business groups are angry that the board of the bank has been left completely vacant.

Ex-Playboy Model, Freed From Contract, Can Discuss Alleged Trump Affair
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
A settlement ends a lawsuit against a Trump-allied publisher, and protects the president from being drawn into a legal case involving efforts to buy women’s silence.

Trump Attacks Stormy Daniels, and Russia Inquiry, Too
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The president, facing legal threats on multiple fronts, sought to discredit the allegations in both cases, calling one a “hoax” and the other “a total con job.”

If the World Economy Is Looking So Great, Why Are Global Policymakers So Gloomy?
Thursday, April 19, 2018
As officials gather for the I.M.F. and World Bank convene in Washington, worries about trade and debt are building