Trump country loses in trade war
Agriculture is one of the largest industries in Iowa. When agriculture suffers, all Iowans do - even those who’ve never set foot on a farm.
That’s exactly what’s happening because of President Trump’s tariffs and trade wars.
When farm prices rise because of tariffs, farmers can’t buy a new pickup, purchase equipment or make repairs. The salesperson the farmer works with doesn’t get a commission, so they spend less at home. Businesses get fewer customers, so they cut back on their workforce.
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