Well, what do you know—the American manufacturers benefitting the most from Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports have deep ties to the Trump administration. Even as the administration set up a system designed to lessen the impact of the tariffs on companies that use imported metal, American steel giants close to top Trump advisers like Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and trade adviser Peter Navarro have dominated the process. The New York Times writes:
As the head of a private...
President Donald Trump's tariffs have put US businesses in the crosshairs of a trade war.
Bill Yeargin, the CEO of US boat manufacturer Correct Craft, warned about the consequences of Trump's trade fights in an op-ed on Monday.
"We have found ourselves in the crosshairs of a trade war, one that will drown out the effects of tax reform and risk our industry's promising future, taking American workers and consumers down with it," Yeargin wrote.
The CEO also laid out the three big reasons that...
Faith in American leadership on the worsening Venezuelan migration crisis is sinking due to unease over U.S. domestic migration policies, according to more than a half-dozen current and former diplomats and officials in Latin America and Washington.