After Easter break, Trump faces questions over trade, staff

Following a long Easter weekend at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida, President Donald Trump returned to the White House on Sunday evening as news arrived that China was slapping new import duties on some U.S. goods, in retaliation for U.S. tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum, as agricultural groups worried about a wider trade war.

Meanwhile, new questions were being raised about the President's EPA chief, as Scott Pruitt faced new calls for his ouster amid questions about a very inexpensive deal he received to stay in a Capitol Hill townhouse for $50/night while in Washington, D.C.

Here's some of what the President might see this week:

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