Trump & Tariffs
A False Epic of Economic Heroism
For over 180 years, tariffs were used in America to serve as most of the country’s income. We obtained imports, but we also paid a tax on them as the tariff costs were typically passed onto the consumers of the imported goods.
President Donald Trump, ostensibly a “very stable genius,” claims that when he imposes tariffs the exporting countries will pay the taxes and we will…