Trump issues new tariffs on imported washers and solar panels - CNET 

The first follows complaints from US-based manufacturer Whirlpool against Korean-based manufacturers Samsung and LG, each a relatively recent insurgent into the US appliances market. The ITC’s report makes no specific claims of wrongdoing, but dubs Samsung and LG as “a substantial cause of serious injury” against domestic manufacturers, citing the ITC’s investigation as well as a public hearing conducted by Lighthizer earlier this month.

Oh, so we don’t believe in the invisible hand of the market then? Weird. I thought capitalism was wonderful. What a bunch of jingoistic hooie this administration ruts around in.

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