The persistent myth of "Trickle-Down Economics," that reducing taxes will spur job growth, has been repeatedly debunked, according to this summary of tax policy research.
If confirmed, Tillerson will sell the more than 600,000 shares he owns in the largest U.S. oil explorer and transfer the value of more than 2 million in deferred shares to an independently managed trust.
WTO said that subsidies set up by Washington state to support production of Boeing's 777X commercial jet, were "prohibited" as they encouraged the use of domestic materials, fueling unfair trade distortions.
Under an anti-obesity law manufacturers cannot put children's cartoon characters on packets of fattening food.
Absent from the list were some of Trump's most controversial plans, such as building a wall between the U.S. and Mexico, and repealing Obamacare.
"There’s going to be a lot of saber-rattling, but it supports too many jobs and too much rural infrastructure is set up for it," Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said.