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焦点:米大統領選、バイデン氏頼みの「ラストベルト」から不協和音

21 Sep 2019

[フィラデルフィア 17日 ロイター] - 民主党のジョー・バイデン氏は、2020年米大統領選挙に向けた選挙運動を4月に開始した。旗揚げの舞台は、かつて米国鉄鋼産業の中心地だったピッツバーグだ。大統領の座を手にするにはブルーカラー労働者の支持が欠かせない。そうした同氏の思いがこもった、巧みに演出されたショーだった。

米大統領選、バイデン氏頼みの「ラストベルト」から不協和音

19 Sep 2019

[フィラデルフィア 17日 ロイター] - 民主党のジョー・バイデン氏は、2020年米大統領選挙に向けた選挙運動を4月に開始した。旗揚げの舞台は、かつて米国鉄鋼産業の中心地だったピッツバーグだ。大統領の座を手にするにはブルーカラー労働者の支持が欠かせない。そうした同氏の思いがこもった、巧みに演出されたショーだった。

Biden's bid to attract Rust Belt workers faces troubles in his own backyard

18 Sep 2019

PHILADELPHIA Democrat Joe Biden kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign in April at a Teamsters union hall in Pittsburgh, the one-time U.S. steel capital, a well-choreographed show intended to prove that blue-collar voters were central to his effort to win the White House.

Trump backs plan that would boost biofuel quotas 10% in 2020

16 Sep 2019

NEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump has tentatively approved a plan to increase the amount of biofuels that oil refiners are required to blend each year to compensate for exemptions handed out to small refiners by the Environmental Protection Agency, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Trump meets with senators from key farm states, touts biofuel deal progress

13 Sep 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration has made progress on a biofuel reform package after he met with U.S. senators from key farm states on Thursday as part of an ongoing effort to boost ethanol demand and help hard-hit corn farmers.

UPDATE 2-Trump meets with senators from key farm states, touts biofuel deal progress

13 Sep 2019

Sept 12 U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration has made progress on a biofuel reform package after he met with U.S. senators from key farm states on Thursday as part of an ongoing effort to boost ethanol demand and help hard-hit corn farmers.

White House pushes biofuel deal to biofuel producers, oil refiners: sources

12 Sep 2019

NEW YORK White House officials on Wednesday urged U.S. biofuel producers and oil refiners to accept a deal to lift biofuel blending mandates in 2020, saying overlong negotiations could make it hard to enact the change in time for next year, sources familiar with the discussions said.

U.S. Democrats see silver lining in suburbs, but rural challenges remain after close loss

12 Sep 2019

Democrats preached optimism on Wednesday after losing a special congressional election in North Carolina, citing suburban gains and the close margin in a district President Donald Trump won by 12 percentage points as signs of strength going into 2020.

UPDATE 1-White House invites biofuel company officials to meet over stalled deal -sources

11 Sep 2019

NEW YORK, Sept 10 White House officials have arranged to meet representatives of biofuel companies on Wednesday to discuss the administration's plan to increase biofuel blending mandates, in a bid to secure industry support, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Biofuel plan faces fresh backlash from U.S. agricultural trade groups

07 Sep 2019

NEW YORK U.S. agricultural trade groups on Friday told the Trump administration a proposed biofuel reform package falls short of expectations, four sources familiar with discussions said, complicating plans the administration had for presenting the proposal to President Donald Trump.

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