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Scottish actor Gerard Butler poses for photos with members of the US military after a news conference about his new action film "Hunter Killer" at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, October 15, 2018.

Actor Gerard Butler says he canceled a trip to Saudi Arabia after the Khashoggi disappearance — taking a stronger stance than the US government

Butler said he withdrew from a planned visit to Saudi Arabia, including a meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, after the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, for which the Saudi government has been blamed.
Steven Mnuchin is sworn in as Treasury Secretary for the Trump Administration in 2017.

Steven Mnuchin was on the board of Sears when Trump said it was ‘improperly run’

Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury, was a member of the Sears board for the time President Donald Trump said it was 'improperly run.' Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, prompting Trump to say 'Sears has been dying for many years.' Mnuchin was a board member from 2005 to 2016.

Democrats will be able to make Trump’s tax returns public if they take back Congress. Here’s how.

Taking back the House would allow Democrats, using their newfound control of the Ways and Means Committee, to review the tax returns and decide whether or not to release them.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon.

3 Wall Street CEOs tried to get Saudi Arabia to delay a major investment conference because of Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, and Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman tried to persuade Saudi Arabia to delay its Future Investment Initiative conference amid backlash to the disappearance of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin will attend Saudi Arabia’s ‘Davos in the Desert’ even though CEOs are ditching the conference after the d...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he will still attend the FII conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia despite the disappearance and alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by the Saudis. A slew of business executives and media organizations have pulled out of the conference.

Bob Woodward book: Trump told Gary Cohn he ‘hired the wrong guy for Treasury secretary’ right in front of Steven Mnuchin

As president-elect, Donald Trump offered the job of Treasury secretary to Gary Cohn while Steven Mnuchin, whom Trump had already offered the job to, was in the room. The anecdote comes from Bob Woodward's new book, "Fear: Trump in the White House."
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin doubled down on a claim about the tax bill that almost every independent group says is wrong

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin claimed that the new GOP tax law would "pay for itself" during an interview Tuesday. The only problem is that every analysis, even those done by the Trump administration, shows the law will add to the federal debt.

Rebuking Trump can be risky — so Republicans take to congressional hearings to berate administration officials on trade

In an era when swearing fealty to President Donald Trump is a nonnegotiable requirement in the GOP, Republican members of Congress are utilizing routine committee hearings to take out their frustrations with the administration's trade policies.
Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau and President Donald Trump

Trump was said to have been venting about having to spend 2 days in Canada with Trudeau and wants to find new ways to punish the country — now i...

President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are set to meet face-to-face on Friday after their tough war of words over the US president's tariffs. The meeting will come at the G7 summit, which is expected to be a tension-filled affair.
CEA Chair Kevin Hassett

Trump’s own economic team has a study that undercuts his main arguments on tariffs

An internal report from the White House Council of Economic Advisers showed that President Donald Trump's tariffs will be damaging to the US economy according to a new report. Most economists and trade experts also estimate that the tariffs will hurt the economy.