We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

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...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.