Donald Trump Claimed "Trade Wars Are Good and Easy to Win"

Type: Lacks Basic Understanding of ThingsMar 02 2018 Severity:
About: Free Trade
Donald Trump insisted that "trade wars are good and easy to win" in a tweet trying to explain his decision to impose tariffs on aluminum and steel that enter the United States. Trump went on to threaten to not do any trade with countries that "get cute," claiming that the United States will "win big."

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