The real cost of Trump’s tariffs


BEME News
Published on Oct 17, 2018

As the trade war between the U.S. and China intensifies, some American workers are already feeling the effects. Chris travels to the midwest to find out how Trump’s tariffs are impacting workers in farming and manufacturing. SOURCES & FURTHER READING Trump administration will impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/17/politi…

Nailed by Steel Tariffs https://www.wsj.com/articles/nailed-b…

Soybean Farmers Worry About Tariffs’ Impact https://www.npr.org/2018/09/19/649453…

Even optimists are giving up hope of a quick resolution to the US-China trade war https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/16/optim…

Fact-checking Trump’s Illinois speech on trade https://www.cnn.com/2018/07/26/politi…

CREDITS Producer: Chris James Camera: Erik Ljung, Ilie Mitaru Editor: Will Colby Research: Dushyant Naresh Supervising Producer: Allison Brown

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