Trump celebrates 'American pride' by inspecting US-made goods

Trump Tapping $12B to Help Farmers Affected by Tariffs

Trump Tapping $12B to Help Farmers Affected by Tariffs

It also comes amid recent reports that Mexico is aiming to reach a deal on the North American Free Trade Agreement with the USA and Canada by the end of August to take some of the heat off incoming President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

The Trump administration will reportedly give $12 billion in aid to farmers hurt by the tariffs. After Trump hit China with tariffs, they responded with a 179 percent retaliatory tariff on USA sorghum.

Agriculture officials say the plan will not require congressional approval.

The funds will come through direct assistance, a food purchase and distribution program, and a trade promotion program.

Rep. Adam Schiff: Trump Acts ‘Like Someone who is Compromised’ by Putin
The ranking member on the House Intelligence Committee told ABC News that "Trump is acting like someone who is compromised ". Trump missed an opportunity to bolster the US intelligence community's case against Russian actors by seeming to trust Mr.

Retaliatory tariffs on goods such soybeans, pork, beef and bourbon have hit farmers' and others' bottom lines in Wisconsin, North Carolina, Ohio, Iowa and Kentucky.

To date, every time that the Trump administration has imposed a tariff on China, China has imposed an equal tariff on USA goods.

In the past four months, Trump has imposed tariffs against steel and aluminum imports from China, Canada, Mexico, the European Union, Japan, and a range of other countries, and he is threatening to broaden the scope of the tariffs to cars and uranium imports, among other things. After $34 billion in tariffs against China went into effect earlier this month, China responded with its own equivalent tariffs soon after, targeting USA agricultural products including soy, corn, wheat, pork, poultry and more.

Where is the $12 billion coming from?

Chelsea consider shock £5million move for Manchester City outcast
The former Napoli midfielder looked to be on his way to City, but a last-minute approach from Chelsea changed his mind. City are now on pre-season tour of the U.S. where they are involved in the International Champions Cup .

Trump tweeted from the White House that USA trade partners need to either negotiate a "fair deal, or it gets hit with Tariffs". "All will be Great!" he concluded.

The new plan at the Agriculture Department would advance emergency funds for these farmers but likely not provide a long-term solution if the trade disputes with China and other countries persist.

But the plan magnified objections among many Republicans that the tariffs amount to taxes on American consumers.

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) was even more scathing in his response to this move.

Kawhi Leonard could sit out entire season with Raptors
When Kawhi demanded out in June, here's the longest piece I've read about Kawhi Leonard for possibly Jaylen Brown . As NBA reporter David Aldridge tweeted, "Teams have to do what's in their interest".

Brennan replied to an earlier message from Trump on Twitter calling tariffs "the greatest".

Recommended News

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.