Trumpís tariffs are already backfiring


Hoid
#121
Quote: Originally Posted by Curious Cdn View Post

Tariffs are taxes.

Softwood lumber tariffs are special taxes being paid by Americans who are trying to rebuild after a couple of years of devastating hurricanes with, apparently, no ill effects on the Canadian producers. What an evil, cynical bunch they have running their country.

Yes they are the way that the 99% replaces the money being gifted to the 1% - at least to a degree. They will never pay it all back but debt no longer matters.
 
Hoid
#122
Trump setting new China trade deficit record.

https://www.vox.com/2018/10/12/17967...-trump-deficit

What do they call it when you accomplish the exact opposite thing that you are trying to accomplish?

Business as usual?
 
Curious Cdn
Conservative
#123
Quote: Originally Posted by Hoid View Post

Yes they are the way that the 99% replaces the money being gifted to the 1% - at least to a degree. They will never pay it all back but debt no longer matters.

What the feck are you babbling about? ".. paying back" ...paying back what?
 
Hoid
#124
paying back the economic debt that exists due to tax cuts.

As Mr Harper illustrated - conservatives around the world will not tolerate debt reduction. Debt is their birthright.
 
Walter
#125
How Trumpís Trade War Is Driving China Nuts
https://www.politico.com/magazine/st...r-china-221310

Except for the past paragraph, the author wants to keep his job at the left-wing Politico, a good analysis. MAGA
 

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