Trade War

Tourism to U.S. under Trump is down, costing $4.6B and 40,000 jobs


Travel to the U.S. has been on the decline ever since President Donald Trump took office, and new data from the Commerce Department shows the slump translates to a cost of $4.6 billion in lost spending and 40,000 jobs, according to an analysis by the U.S. Travel Association.
via Tourism to U.S. under Trump is down, costing $4.6B and 40,000 jobs
Tourism functions as an export. This is hurting US exports.

Nail manufacturing exec who voted for Trump blames him for layoffs, asks Democrat for help

An executive for the largest U.S. nail producer who voted for President Trump said he is so dismayed by the president’s trade policies that he is lobbying a Democratic senator for help.
Nail manufacturing exec who voted for Trump blames him for layoffs, asks Democrat for help

I didn’t think leopards would eat my face, said executive who voted for the leopards eating people’s faces party.