Auto industry execs to meet with Trump amid policy tension

Trump in a meeting
Trump at a previous meeting with Auto industry leaders. Photo: Pool/Getty Images

Executives with major automakers are headed to the White House to meet with President Trump at 11:45am ET.

Why it matters: Automakers are in a delicate spot, as we noted earlier this week. They've complained that Obama-era mileage mandates for model years 2022–2025 are unrealistically tough.