13 iunie 2018

White House tells Senate not to overrule Trump on ZTE


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 [...]