The tariffs that are already in place and the threat of a renewed escalation present enormous costs to Americans.
By Katheryn Russ, Econofact
The tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese imports was set to rise Tuesday from 25 percent to 30 percent.
By Paul Wiseman, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
The deal would win back for American farmers benefits they lost when Trump pulled out of a broader Asia-Pacific pact his first week in office.
Trump told reporters at the White House Friday that, "one thing has absolutely nothing to do with the other."…
By Kaori Hitomi, Associated Press
South Korea announced it would terminate an intelligence-sharing deal because Tokyo downgraded South Korea's preferential trade status.
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Trump tweeted that he knows China wants to make a deal but added, "Let them work humanely with Hong Kong first!"…
By Associated Press
National Security Adviser John Bolton told reporters after meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in London that a piecemeal approach to trade negotiations was "not unprecedented" and talks between the U.S. and the U.K. could start with areas where…
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal is all but dead, after lawmakers voted to reject it for a third time Friday.
The U.S. government has long recognized that while freer trade would bring broad benefits to Americans through lower prices on everything from clothing to TV sets, there would be real costs. And they would be concentrated in certain parts of…
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