Article From AP: Trump fires TVA chair, cites hiring of foreign workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that he had fired the chair of the Tennessee Valley Authority, criticizing the federally owned corporation for hiring foreign workers. Trump told reporters at the White House that he was formally removing chair Skip Thompson and another member of the board, and he threatened to remove other…

President Trump Protects American Jobs: Executive Order on Aligning Federal Contracting and Hiring Practices With the Interests of American Workers

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1.  Policy.  It is the policy of the executive branch to create opportunities for United States workers to compete for jobs, including jobs created through Federal contracts.  These…

Commentary: Economic Disruptions

Economic disruptions are something that I have been watching ever since the great crash in oil back in 1982.  I thought Houston was the center of the universe in those days.  Everyone had jobs, money, friends, connections, and big BBQ parties.  Then came the downturn, and people were stuck with no job, overly priced homes,…