Unemployment Levels Lowest in 18 Years; President Overseeing a Renaissance in Manufacturing

Washington, DC - The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its monthly Employment Situation Report showing that nonfarm payroll employment rose by 223,000 jobs in May, exceeding what forecasters expected. The U.S. economy continues its streak of consecutive positive monthly job numbers, with employment growth averaging 207,000 jobs per month in 2018—faster than the gains in both 2016 and 2017. The economy has added nearly 3 million jobs since President Donald J. Trump took office.

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims June 2018 as National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

Washington, DC - During Caribbean-American Heritage Month, we honor America’s long-shared history with our neighbors in the Caribbean and celebrate the Caribbean Americans who have enriched our Nation.

Ruiz Food Products, Inc. Recalls 12-Count Frozen Breakfast Burritos

Washington, DC - Ruiz Food Products, Inc., a Denison, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 50,706 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos that may be contaminated with extraneous material, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Presidential Proclamation Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States

Washington, DC - Presidential Proclamation Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States:

On the Opening of Negotiations to Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

Washington, DC - The United States and Canada began negotiations to modernize the Columbia River Treaty regime in Washington, DC on May 29-30. Acting Assistant Secretary Francisco Palmieri welcomed U.S. and Canadian negotiating teams and opened the first session of talks. He thanked our Canadian allies for more than 50 years of excellent transboundary collaboration in the Columbia River Basin.