Political News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/pol Political News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:10:01 EDT Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:53:57 EDT 5 Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170922/571fd75e-8391-41b3-92f0-ae314cdf275f WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. trade panel has ruled that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from aboard. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:10:01 EDT 20170922/571fd75e-8391-41b3-92f0-ae314cdf275f By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press First Lady heads to WH garden for planting, harvesting http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170922/8af4c450-e7ad-4b30-ba3d-99c0fea7db6d WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is heading out to the White House garden to do some planting and harvesting. The first lady and some school children are expected to brave the early fall heat on the South Lawn Friday amid the vegetable plantings made famous by her predecessor, Michelle Obama. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:01:19 EDT 20170922/8af4c450-e7ad-4b30-ba3d-99c0fea7db6d By LAURIE KELLMAN Associated Press Trump hits GOP foes of health bill, Sen. Paul calls it fake http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170922/87cb9437-18d2-4e31-8668-fe30dc4c4add WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump used Twitter Friday to slam Sen. Rand Paul and other Republicans who might oppose the GOP's last-gasp effort to topple the Obama health care law. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:36:07 EDT 20170922/87cb9437-18d2-4e31-8668-fe30dc4c4add By ALAN FRAM Associated Press Obama campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trump http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170922/cc3fe0ab-7473-4c50-94fc-e5395d490382 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions allowing universities to decide which standard of evidence to use when handling complaints. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:28:33 EDT 20170922/cc3fe0ab-7473-4c50-94fc-e5395d490382 By MARIA DANILOVA Associated Press The Latest: Panel votes against cheaper solar panel imports http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170922/edbf312a-8857-4296-a121-87d6d1155faf WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a trade commission vote on solar imports (all times local): 11 a.m. A U.S. trade panel has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:20:53 EDT 20170922/edbf312a-8857-4296-a121-87d6d1155faf Associated Press