Ortiz: Don’t Blame Trump for $3 Gas

Alfredo Ortiz writes in The Hill that, for lack of anything else to pin on Trump, perennially disgruntled Democrats are blaming the 50 cent rise in gas prices on the president’s “reckless decision to pull out of the Iran deal.”

High gas prices could be the new normal

Merkel, EU Leaders Cling to Iran Nuclear Deal

BERLIN (AP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday it would be wrong to cancel the nuclear agreement with Iran, highlighting it as one of her main differences of opinion between Berlin and Washington. President Donald Trump announced last week

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L-R) and French President Emmanuel Macron gesture on the balcony of the town hall of Aachen after Macron recieved the International Charlemagne Prize at a ceremony on May 10, 2018 in Aachen, Germany.

Merkel Attacks Trump’s Pullout from Iran Deal, Gets Peace Prize

ASSISI, Italy (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel lamented Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull his country out of the Iran nuclear accord was making the situation in the Middle East “even more difficult” and warned Europeans to be skeptical of “easy” solutions promised by populists.

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