Free trade, climate change among issues on Trudeau's agenda at G7 summit

Later, the leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy , Japan and the United States will hold talks on terrorism, Syria, North Korea and the global economy. "He came here to get world leaders' views". "That was a meaningful moment to him". In a private meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Trump also denounced the German trade surplus as " very bad " and complained about the large number of German cars being sold in the United States, officials said.

G7 leaders sign Declaration on fight against terrorism

And up for debate, the peril of climate change and the urgency of the US commitment to the Paris accord to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The guests included also German Chancellor Angela Merkel's husband, Joachim Sauer, who rarely joins his wife overseas, Shinzo Abe's wife, Akie Abe, and Italian host Paolo Gentiloni's wife, Emanuela Mauro.

Vice President Pence gives commencement speech at Notre Dame, dozens walk out

Pence was giving the commencement speech at the University of Notre Dame in his home state of Indiana. The protest action was planned ahead of the ceremony, with activist group We Stand For saying Pence's policies as vice president and as former IN governor targeted marginalized people on the basis of their religion, skin color or sexual orientation.

Trump refuses to get in line for climate deal

Trump refuses to get in line for climate deal

Trump told his fellow leaders on Friday that he had campaigned on a platform of protecting and would act accordingly, according to the officials, all of whom asked not to be named discussing the private meetings. pledged to reduce its annual greenhouse gas emissions in 2025 by 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels, which would be a reduction of about 1.6 billion tons of annual emissions.

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Care Bill's Flaws

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Care Bill's Flaws

Pain at polls for health-plan backers? The Congressional Budget Office's revised score for the revised American Health Care Act has been fodder for another round of alarmist headlines. But while premiums will be lower, the plans will offer less coverage , because they won't be required to cover things like emergency services or prescription drugs, depending on what rules each state decides on.

G7 climate row deadlocked but US says Trump 'evolving'

After that conversation, Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn said the president's views are "evolving" and that he feels "much, much more knowledgeable" after the conversation with world leaders. "But he also knows that Paris has important meaning to numerous European leaders". In Washington , discussions over the climate deal have sown divisions within the White House, splitting the nationalists and the globalists competing for influence within Trump's administration.