Tag Archives: trade

Trump’s Protective Tariffs Are a Bad Idea for Americans

Arlington, Va. – Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs on China, Japan and Mexico would be ineffective in shielding American workers from foreign imports, since producers from other countries would export the same products to the U.S., and such tariffs could impose a regressive consumption tax of $11,000 over 5 years on the typical U.S. household, conclude researchers at Suffolk…

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The bill is due for high-tech community’s support of BHO

Silicon Valley and the rest of the high tech community were prime supporters of President Barack Obama’s campaign. Now the smart set, the info-savvy cohort is about to learn the price of their collective fawning for the sainted one. Who says taxes do not matter? June 3 (Bloomberg) — Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steven Ballmer said the world’s largest…

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