The Latest: Our Economy
Trump (the Company) Asks Trump (the Administration) for Hotel Relief
• April 21, 2020 1:43 PM
President Trump’s signature hotel in the nation’s capital wants a break on the terms of its lease. The landlord determining the fate of the request is Mr. Trump’s own administration.
These businesses aren't usually lobbying on Capitol Hill. Coronavirus has changed that, too.
• April 21, 2020 1:25 PM
While Main Street reels from the coronavirus outbreak, K Street isn’t letting the crisis go to waste, as federal lobbyists reel in hundreds of new — and often nontraditional — clients amid an unprecedented wave of fresh government funds.