Attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, said they feared that the United States was undermining its own economy, and the rest of the world’s, via a trade war and the longest partial shutdown in U.S. history.
While the president’s relationship with much of his base remains strong, his ties are fraying with voters in key pockets throughout the industrial Midwest who like the idea of beefing up border security — but not enough to close the government.
Twenty-three private colleges have reduced tuition since 2016. Some need to bolster recruiting. Others want to escape a pricing formula that assumes prospective students view high tuition as a mark of educational quality.