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May 17, 2019
President Donald Trump, left, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attend a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Nov. 30, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Sarah Pabst
US reaches deal with Canada, Mexico to lift steel, aluminum tariffs
May 17, 2019 - 3:20pm
May 16, 2019
Forum New Service columnist Mike McFeely
McFeely: Of course, North Dakota continues to support Trump
May 16, 2019 - 7:00am
May 15, 2019
President Donald Trump holds a 45-minute news conference at the White House in Washington, May 9, 2019. Trump's recent statements suggest he now believes that demonstrating his toughness with China and walking away from a deal might well put him in a better position politically than signing one. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump tells advisers he will not de-escalate trade war
May 15, 2019 - 10:02am
May 13, 2019
President Donald Trump holds a 45-minute news conference at the White House in Washington, May 9, 2019. Trump's recent statements suggest he now believes that demonstrating his toughness with China and walking away from a deal might well put him in a better position politically than signing one. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump warns China not to retaliate on tariffs, insists they won't hurt US consumers
May 13, 2019 - 9:11am
May 11, 2019
Commentary: I employ hundreds of American workers. I'd hire more if not for Trump's tariffs
May 11, 2019 - 4:06pm
April 25, 2019
Truck drivers wait to speak to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer soon after arriving in the U.S. from Mexico at the Otay Mesa Port of Entry cargo facility in San Diego.  Bloomberg photo by Sam Hodgson
Mexico is now the largest US trading partner - despite Trump's tariff and border threats
April 25, 2019 - 12:07pm
April 24, 2019
Former U.S. Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., pictured here in 2011, was in hot water with Canada 25 years ago this week for a joke they didn't find very amusing. File photo / Forum News Service
Wayback Wednesday: 25 years ago, Canada wasn't laughing at ND senator's nuclear joke
April 24, 2019 - 8:00am
April 17, 2019
Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, has indicated that the central bank is "on hold" and unlikely to raise rates again this year, which is helping with the economic outlook.
US recession looks less likely in 2020, boosting Trump's chances of reelection
April 17, 2019 - 5:27pm
April 15, 2019
A farmer carries a bag of corn seed in Malden, Ill., on May 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
US farmers fear China deal will leave them worse off than before trade war
April 15, 2019 - 9:23am
March 20, 2019
A farm near Loganville, Wis.
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
March 20, 2019 - 12:02pm
March 12, 2019
President Donald Trump attends a meeting Thursday in the Oval Office at the White House. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump to Farmers: 'LOVE YOU!' But I still want to cut your subsidies
March 12, 2019 - 9:54am
February 25, 2019
Farmers watch while a load of soybeans is delivered to the Arthur Companies' elevator complex, in Arthur, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump says he expects to sign a trade deal with China 'fairly soon'
February 25, 2019 - 9:23am
January 20, 2019
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
January 20, 2019 - 6:00am
January 14, 2019
Support for Trump may be softening but not ending among farmers
January 14, 2019 - 9:34am
January 5, 2019
Commentary: Conservatism and GOP we once knew are gone
January 5, 2019 - 4:07pm