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Though it faces tougher U.S. sanctions, Iran says its revenue from crude oil sales are increasing because of improved market conditions. File Photo by William S. Stevens/U.S. Navy

Mnuchin: U.S. Willing to Consider Waivers for Iran Oil Sanctions

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday the United States will consider waivers for some countries that need more time to stop importing Iranian oil to avoid disrupting global oil markets. Reuters, which reported his remarks, said they were embargoed for release until Monday.

White House Director of Trade Policy Peter Navarro (C), seen here on June 4, 2018, said the administration's policies would "defend the crown jewels of American technology from China's aggresive behavior"

Navarro Rescues Stock Market from Mnuchin Plunge

The market went into a tailspin after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted about restrictions on foreign investment in U.S. companies. Then Trump trade guru Peter Navarro set things straight.

US singled out by G7 allies over steel and aluminum tariffs

Report: China Sought to Promote Steve Mnuchin in Trade Negotiations

Mnuchin’s rise didn’t last long. After the meetings in Washington, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced that trade war with China was “on hold” only to have the administration announce a short while later that it was preparing the apply tariffs to $50 billion of Chinese technology imports.

Embassy seal (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Jerusalem Embassy Opening: A Ray of Light

The Jerusalem embassy ceremony was a moving experience, a unique moment in history when 23 years of promises, and thousands of years of hope, were finally fulfilled.

Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell

Darling: Attach Cut, Cap, and Balance to Debt Limit Hike

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin argued on Fox News Sunday for a “clean” hike in the debt limit. Mnuchin also pushed a strategy of attaching the debt limit as an amendment to a bill to provide $7.9 billion in temporary relief to victims of Hurricane Harvey.