Trump stance on Charlottesville violence angers Republicans

Leading figures in Donald Trump’s Republican party have reacted angrily to his latest comments blaming both sides for the violent clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday. They culminated with a person being killed and many injured when a car hit people opposed to a far-right rally. Many echoed House Speaker Paul […]

Trump hosts small business owners at White House to talk taxes, economic growth

The Trump administration will tout small business success on Tuesday as part of its “American Dream Week”, highlighting how President Donald Trump’s economic agenda is designed to support — and simultaneously driven by — U.S. small business growth. The event will feature the Small Business Administration’s actions as an example […]

Another Poll Suggests Small Business Owners May Be Losing Faith In Trump

Republican senators Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski flank Donald Trump at a White House meeting on Obamacare repeal. Both voted against all the repeal measures the Senate debated. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) To be sure, Mark Aseltine was never going to vote for Donald Trump. Aseltine lives in deep-blue […]

Small business sees uncertainty spike as Trump bump levels off

While Main Street largely remains optimistic, a new report released Tuesday showed uncertainty among small business owners has surged. The National Federation of Independent Business’ Index of Small Business Optimism ticked 0.6 points lower to 104.7 in March, down from a recent high of 105.9 hit in January in the […]

Bad News For Online Businesses: Trump May Reverse Net Neutrality Rules

President Donald Trump’s new administration has allegedly signed off on a policy approach that could completely remake the Federal Communications Commission and reverse net neutrality rules for online businesses. Last February, the FCC produced a landmark ruling that declared the Internet was a utility, and that access consequently could not […]

Donald Trump Isn’t Exempt From Hate-Speech Rules, Twitter Clarifies

Twitter recently banned hundreds of accounts that violated its rules and the micro-blogging site said no one is exempt from its hate-speech rules – not even President-elect Donald Trump. “The Twitter Rules prohibit violent threats, harassment, hateful conduct, and multiple account abuse, and we will take action on accounts violating […]

Damning New ‘Trump University’ Documents Unsealed

The business offered several courses in entrepreneurship, under the famous Trump brand. (File Photo) WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES:  Newly unsealed court documents in a case against White House hopeful Donald Trump’s “university” reveal allegations that the now-defunct business preyed on the uneducated and misled consumers with aggressive marketing that amounted to […]