Trump might win his trade war with China

Editor’s note: This article, written by a “blue collar conservative”, shows the trade policy divide within the GOP in relation to the globalist conservatives.  Trade talks between China and the United States concluded this week with every indication that a deal can be had. Success is still far from a foregone conclusion, and the thorny international issues…

Ways & Means to determine trade panel’s leadership next week

Editors note: Representative Blumenauer has more globalist views of trade policy. Representative Pascrell has stronger fair trade/trade hawk views in comparison. The House Ways & Means Committee will elect its trade subcommittee leadership next week, several members told Inside U.S. Trade on Thursday. [Isabelle Hoagland |January 10, 2019 | Inside US Trade] Democratic Reps. Earl Blumenauer (OR)…

US Steel Prices Dip Below Pre-Tariff Levels

Editor’s note: This is important. We are seeing a real world example of how tariffs impact the economy. As the steel market settles into a new normal, steel prices at the wholesale level are not higher but capacity utilization and employment are up. The globalist assertion that consumers pay all tariffs is simply wrong.  The…