Trade wars are good

Trump: “Trade wars are good, and easy to win”

WASHINGTON  /March 2, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  President Donald Trump on Friday declared “trade wars are good, and easy to win,” a bold claim that will likely find many skeptics, including those on Wall Street and even some Republicans. Trump has declared that the U.S. will impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, escalating tensions … Continue reading Trump: “Trade wars are good, and easy to win”

The Latest: Trump seeks tariffs, says ‘trade wars are good’

WASHINGTON/March 2, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on President Donald Trump and trade penalties on steel and aluminum imports (all times local): (all times local): 6:10 a.m. President Donald Trump is arguing for steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, saying “trade wars are good.” In a tweet Friday, Trump writes: “When a country (USA) is … Continue reading The Latest: Trump seeks tariffs, says ‘trade wars are good’