Tag: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

  • From Tax Refunds to Restrooms, What the Shutdown Has Shut Down

    Visitors to national parks will be prevented from using the full-service restrooms. Tourists won’t be able to get into the National Air and Space Museum after Sunday. The Internal Revenue Service will stop issuing refunds, but it will also stop conducting audits. At first glance, the tangible consequences of the latest government shutdown may seem […]

  • Dissecting the $250 Billion China Deals Trump Got for U.S.

    Donald Trump seeks to address an imbalance in trade. While Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross memoranda of understanding or involved agreements with existing Chinese partners. Boeing Co.’s project has been in discussion for years, and Alaska Gasline applied for federal approval for the development in April. Exxon Mobil Corp., ConocoPhillips, BP Plc and TransCanada Corp. have been […]