Today’s BIG NINE News Brief from Against Crony Capitalism (4-20-2017)


Treasury’s Mnuchin: We’re ‘pretty close’ to bringing forward ‘major tax reform’  (CNBC)

White House plans Obamacare showdown next week  (Politico)

Jason Chaffetz Says He May Not Finish His Congressional Term (The Daily Caller)

Trump administration opens sweeping trade investigation  (The Washington Examiner)

Macron Attacked by French Rivals as Obama Flags His Support (Bloomberg)

German Chancellery Investigated in Probe Into WikiLeaks Sources (US News)

Pavement outside White House shut permanently to public (BBC)

North Korea: We will launch ‘super-mighty preemptive strike’ on US forces, mainland (Reuters)

It’s official: Everyone hates the iPhone 8 design that just leaked  (BGR)

About Nick Sorrentino

Nick Sorrentino is the co-founder and editor of A political and communications consultant whose clients have spanned the political spectrum, his work has been featured at Chief Executive,, Townhall, The Daily Caller, and many other publications. He has spoken at CPAC, The Commit Forum, The Atlas Summit, The US Chamber of Commerce, The National Press Club, and at other venues. Sorrentino is the Founder of Exelorix Consultants and a senior fellow at Future 500. He is also the author of the book Politicos, Predators, Payoffs, and Vegan Pizza. A graduate of Mary Washington College he lives just outside of Washington DC where he can keep an eye on Leviathan.