Trump Plans For China

Keep this in mind as President Donald Trump continues his easy to win trade war with China:

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Trump Finally Comes Clean On Tariffs

Most of us have known all along that American businesses are paying the tariffs that the president has levied on imported Chinese goods…and in many cases have had to pass along all or part of those tariffs as price increases on the goods that they sell to the American consumer….

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I am tired of winning the trade war

just sayin’…after China devalued their currency over the weekend…the Dow took a 700 point tumble today. Thanks Trump!

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Pompeo State Department Doesn’t Know Their American History.

This little tidbit is just too weird to believe…and it was published in the Washington Examiner…which I tend to take with a grain of salt…but this was too much fun to pass up. But apparently Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s team is putting together a strategy for the coming confrontation…

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Chinese Steel Isn’t the Bogeyman, GOP Needs To Tell The Truth.

I am not here to defend China per se. Even after being told by one of the left’s darling mouth pieces that I am a global corporatist fellow traveler of Senator Ron Johnson. I realize that China doesn’t play fair. And I realize that China produces about half the world’s…

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Trump Just Handed China the 21st Century

Historians and pundits have often said America owned the 20th Century and that if not careful, China would come to own the 21st. Well China has been resolutely working towards that end while cornering the market on rare earths, raw materials in third world countries, enhancing their position in the…

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The Future Of American Manufacturing Under a Trump Regime!

President-elect Donald Trump has continued his threats against American manufacturers who move their plants and the related jobs out of the country with 35% tariffs on the manufactured goods that they import back to the states. The lure of low wages in countries like Mexico and China and Viet Nam…

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President Trump’s First International Crises:

If Donald Trump is in fact elected president, on January 20th, 2017, even before he can reach his first inaugural ball, his security team will be presenting him with the data on the Russian invasion of Ukraine and China’s closing of the South China Sea…just sayin’. Just a little hyperbole…

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Scott Walker’s flip-flop on China

On Monday Republican presidential candidate Gov. Scott Walker attacked President Barack Obama, calling for President Obama to cancel a scheduled state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping in light of economic turmoil in the U.S. stock markets that many blamed on China. Walker cited the economic turmoil Monday that roiled…

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Mary Burke and the 99%

I wish this was a post about Mary Burke’s stated positions on issues that matter to those of us in the 99%. You know: living wages, workers rights, fair taxation of corporations and the wealthy, an end to predatory student loan and mortgage lending, etc.  But this is not that…

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