President Trump Right to Check Germany on Trade

President Trump hailed an agreement with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in which the EU would buy more American products, work to lower tariffs on industrial goods and halt implementation of additional tariffs in the interim. While that provides some hope, remember that the president previously hailed an agreement with China in which it would buy more American goods […]

China and Reagan Prove Tariffs and Quotas Can Work

China’s retaliatory tariffs will provide fodder for those arguing against tariffs.  However, China’s automobile industry has proven they can be effective while former President Reagan’s quotas on Japanese vehicles proved quoatas can also work.  What is indisputable is that with a more than $375 billion goods trading deficit with China, something needs to be done.  The question isn’t […]