GOP Still Crying Foul On Trump's Softened Metal Tariffs

Law360 (March 8, 2018, 7:16 PM EST) -- The Trump administration’s efforts to soften the blow of its impending tariffs on steel and aluminum did little to quiet cries of opposition within its own party on Thursday, as Republican leaders flocked to denounce the aggressive enforcement maneuver as a blow to the economy.

President Donald Trump inked two orders placing a 25 percent tariff on steel and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum. But the orders explicitly carved out Canadian and Mexican shipments and also left the door open for other allies to earn...
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