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Protectionism and Free Trade
As prices have risen, domestic demand for steel has fallen, meaning steel producers are laying off workers as consumers pay more.
The trade deficit has increased since President Trump took office, consumer prices are rising, and American industries are losing their competitiveness on the world stage.
With Progressives, charity doesn't begin at home. It begins somewhere else, in someone else's back yard.
Taxes and Spending
Despite spending nearly $2 trillion, or 45% of the federal budget, every year on Social Security and Medicare, the feds are headed toward insolvency, and there is no relief in sight.
Protectionism and Free TradeTaxes and Spending
Trump's high-tax trade policies have been a disaster for agriculture in the United States, marked by rising suicide among farmers, and declining incomes for farming households.