US Trade Tirade

Submitted by ub on Fri, 03/02/2018 - 09:36

America’s steep steel and aluminum tariffs cause tensions with China which could lead to higher prices for all US consumers as well as companies.

Even his friends, advisors and supportrs are turning on him. @POTUS turbulence in trade tariffs are going to cost his base Bigly. The conservative-leaning newspaper Wall Street Journal has raked Trump over the coals for 'biggest policy blunder of his presidency'

Wall Street Journal rakes Trump over the coals for 'biggest policy blunder of his presidency'…

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Meanwhile, the infamous 1930's Hawley–Smoot Tariff, which was a protectionist trade policy raising US tariffs on imported goods cost Americans. The president signed it and the broad economy began to slip into the Great Depression. #CityImages #DONews #MAGA #USA