13 iunie 2018

U.S. Senate will not 'poke the bear' Trump by passing tariff measure - lawmaker


By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bob Corker accused his fellow Republicans of being afraid to stand up to President Donald Trump on Tuesday, as his legislation to block the president’s ability to impose tariffs on national security grounds hit a roadblock in Congress. “‘We might poke the bear’ is the language I have been hearing in the hallways,” Corker said in an emotional Senate speech. “The president might get upset with us as United States senators if we vote on the [...]