Trump’s Tax Cuts Are Likely to Increase Trade Deficit

President Trump wants to cut taxes and reduce the nation’s trade deficit, two goals that stand in direct conflict with each other.

Trump Appointees, Richest Ever, Elude Scrutiny With Hidden Investments

Advisers’ holdings are buried in layers of shell companies, creating vast opportunities for conflicts of interest while minimizing transparency.

Commerce Secretary May Sell Investment in Russia-Linked Company

Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, responded after business ties to Vladimir V. Putin’s inner circle were reported in coverage of leaked files called the Paradise Papers.

The Paradise Papers: Commerce Secretary’s Offshore Ties to Putin ‘Cronies’

Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, retained investments in a shipping firm with business ties to Russian President Vladimir V. Putin’s inner circle.

Trump’s Tough Talk on Nafta Raising Fears of Pact’s Demise

The president has long talked about scrapping Nafta. Even skeptics are starting to believe him.

Sugar Talks May Hint at Trump Approach to U.S.-Mexico Trade

By ELISABETH MALKIN June 4, 2017 MEXICO CITY — The sugar barons of Florida, Alfonso and José Fanjul, have been equal-opportunity political donors for decades, showering largess on the campaigns of Democrats and Republicans alike to ensure that...