Week In Review Ending July 22: How Trump's Policies Moved Stocks

4. BOEING: On Wednesday, the White House Press Secretary issued a statement on the Air Force's award of a firm fixed price contract to Boeing (BA) to design, modify, test, certify, and deliver two Presidential, mission-ready aircraft by 2024. "The contract sets the total price for the two completed 'Air Force One' replacement aircraft at $3.9B, saving the taxpayers over $1.4B from the initially proposed $5.3B cost-plus contract. President Donald J. Trump has emphasized the need to minimize the cost of replacing the two existing Air Force One aircraft. Yesterday's action meets that objective and reflects the President's commitment to our military and to protecting taxpayer dollars," according to the White House's statement.

5. FOREIGN INVESTMENT: Congress is set to enact the first major changes in a decade to the U.S.'s process for vetting foreign investment, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Negotiators from the Senate and House reached an agreement on the final words of a provision to bolster both the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. and the U.S. export control system to block Chinese and other foreign transactions that could negatively affect national security, the report says, citing Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn. "It's a done deal," Cornyn said in an interview. The measure, which has been attached to a defense spending bill, could be signed into law as soon as this month, the report noted.

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