13 iunie 2018

White House tells Senate not to overrule Trump on ZTE

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The White House warned Congress on Wednesday not to overturn President Trump ’s lenient deal on Chinese telecom firm ZTE , saying it would be a violation of his presidential powers. Officials are trying to head off the first major legislative rebuke for Mr. Trump , after senators struck an agreement this week on legislation that would reimpose a death sentence penalty on the Chinese company by banning it from access to U.S. markets and products. White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley [...]