what we're watching

Today’s Agenda: Trump Drops A Trade Bomb To The Chagrin Of A GOP Chairman

May 31, 2019 8:56 a.m.

Happy Friday, May 31. President Donald Trump dropped a trade bomb on Mexico Thursday, promising tariffs until Mexico somehow stops immigrants from crossing the U.S. border illegally. Here’s more on that and the other stories we’re covering.

Prime Only Members-Only Article
To access exclusive analysis and reporting from TPM’s award-winning staff along with:
The Hive Member Forum
Members-Only Newsletter
Exclusive RSS Feeds
View All Options
Masthead Masthead
Founder & Editor-in-Chief:
Executive Editor:
Managing Editor:
Senior Editor:
Special Projects Editor:
Investigations Desk:
Senior Newswriter:
Editor at Large:
General Manager & General Counsel:
Head of Product:
Director of Technology:
Publishing Associate:
Front-End Developer:
Senior Designer: