Latest from Damian Paletta
  • Post Reports
What we know about the Russia-backed bounties on American troops in Afghanistan. What a mutation in the novel coronavirus actually means. And, a year of ups and downs for the fireworks industry.
  • Jul 1, 2020
See how each agency’s discretionary funding would be affected by Trump’s proposal.
  • Feb 10, 2020
In a new recession, the mortgages could cost taxpayers billions.
  • Oct 2, 2019
There is no indication that world leaders have reached an agreement on dealing with climate change, the world economy or Iran.
  • Aug 26, 2019
The president said there was progress with Beijing. Japan raised questions about the status of a new deal.
  • Aug 26, 2019
In just one of the day’s confounding moments, President Trump expressed regret over the spiraling trade spat with China before the White House said he really wished he raised tariffs higher.
  • Aug 25, 2019
Agriculture will be a key element, Trump said. It was unclear whether any auto tariffs were in play.
  • Aug 25, 2019
The president comes bearing more complaints than guidance for global powers facing challenges including climate change and a looming global recession.
  • Aug 24, 2019
The president said in a tweet that he would pass a “major" middle-class tax cut, the latest in a string of varying tax pledges that he has made in the past week.
  • Aug 24, 2019
European Council President Donald Tusk’s comments came one day after Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping dramatically escalated a fierce trade war between the two countries.
  • Aug 24, 2019