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Trump Appears to Have Rational Thought on Trade War, White House Insists He Didn’t

Like a whisper of “covfefe” in the night, Trump’s “second thoughts” about trade war with China vanished into the ether

25.8.2019

Like a whisper of “covfefe” in the night, Trump’s “second thoughts” about trade war with China vanished into the ether

President Trump at the G7 summit acknowledged some reservations about escalating a trade war with China . “Nuh-uh!,” said his administration in response.

” commander-in-chief acknowledged to reporters at the G7 summit that he’d had some “second thoughts” about a round of tariff-slapping between Chinese and American goods. Hours later, White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham insisted Trump’s very-defensible skepticism in no way reflected any official position. “This morning in the (meeting) with the U.K., the president was asked if he had ‘any second thought on escalating the trade war with China,’” Grisham said in a statement. “His answer has been greatly misinterpreted. President Trump responded in the affirmative — because he regrets not raising the tariffs higher.” Even for the Trump White House that appears to be a lot of spin. The New York Times reports that Trump’s literal response to questions of second thoughts in the trade war with China was “Yeah, sure, why not? Might as well. Might as well. I have second thoughts about everything.” A transcript of the morning meeting further revealed that he’d been asked the question three times, and responded affirmatively in all cases. The long-simmering trade war has been front and center in recent weeks as economic indicators have begun to suggest a recession in the offing for the U.S. economy. Wall Street is on edge as well. Last week, after Trump announced further increased tariffs on Chinese goods and China responded in kind, the Dow plummeted . Trump also stated at the G7 meeting that he didn’t expect to utilize an emergency declaration to force American companies out of doing business in China. He’d first made the Read more: VANITY FAIR

🔥🔥👏🏽👏🏽 That’s quite a headline. To think, years back, we’d read such a headline about the president of the United States... “Trump appears to have rational thoughts on trade war”. Sadly, these days we’ll take any kind of rational thoughts on anything at all. it's those pesky synapses

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President Trump meeting with trade team at White House amid tweetstorm that rocked marketsStocks dropped after Donald Trump ordered that U.S. companies find alternatives to their operations in China . 50% tariffs on everything China... let's see it! 👀👀👀👀📉📉📉 Another 50% haircut for the markets? Coming soon? How about they just forcefully remove his ass already? 25thAmendmentNow

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