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Trump’s Trade Quagmire (Wonkish)

Trump’s Trade Quagmire (Wonkish)

He just keeps escalating as his strategy fails.
Economic View: Trump’s Tariffs Haven’t Really Transformed Trade. Yet.

Economic View: Trump’s Tariffs Haven’t Really Transformed Trade. Yet.

In March, the White House added a 25 percent tariff to about $31 billion worth of imported steel.
Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson in 2011. Forbes magazine said he had “one of the most distinguished résumés in America.”
Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson in 2011. Forbes magazine said he had “one of the most distinguished résumés in America.”
Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson, a Power From Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

Peter G. Peterson in 2011. Forbes magazine said he had “one of the most distinguished résumés in America.”
Fact Check: Little Evidence Supports Trump’s Claims Against China on Tariffs and Trade

Fact Check: Little Evidence Supports Trump’s Claims Against China on Tariffs and Trade

Rolls of steel in a transshipment yard in northeast China. President Trump has accused China of unfair tactics in the steel trade, including transshipping.
Fact Check: Little Evidence Supports Trump’s Claims Against China on Tariffs and Trade

Fact Check: Little Evidence Supports Trump’s Claims Against China on Tariffs and Trade

Rolls of steel in a transshipment yard in northeast China. President Trump has accused China of unfair tactics in the steel trade, including transshipping.