Economy

Economy

Why Trump’s rollback of Obama rules won’t do much for coal country

President Donald Trump campaigned on putting coal miners back to work, and on Tuesday, he delivered a promised rollback of Obama administration regulations considered detrimental to the industry. However, Trump’s actions will bring minimal benefit to the coal-producing regions that helped him win the White House, according to the government’s own projections.

Economy

American Airlines CEO not worried about Trump travel ban’s effect on business

American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker says he has few worries about President Donld Trump’s efforts to suspend immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries. His predecessor, Bob Crandall, expresses hope that the Trump administration will support a plan to privatize air traffic control, moving oversight away from the Federal Aviation Administration to a private nonprofit with congressional oversight.