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Fri May 31, 2019, 10:21 AM

Grassley Slams Trump Tariffs on Mexico: 'A Misuse of Presidential Tariff Authority'

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) condemned President Trump's new tariffs on Mexico late Thursday, calling the move a "misuse" of presidential tariff authority and cautioning the levies could derail passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

"Trade policy and border security are separate issues. This is a misuse of presidential tariff authority and counter to congressional intent," Grassley said in a statement.

The lawmaker cautioned that following through on Trump's tariff threat "would seriously jeopardize passage of USMCA," a revision of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

"I support nearly every one of President Trump's immigration policies, but this is not one of them," he added.

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Reply Grassley Slams Trump Tariffs on Mexico: 'A Misuse of Presidential Tariff Authority' (Original post)
RCW2014 May 2019 OP
Gunslinger201 May 2019 #1
Da Mannn May 2019 #2
def_con5 May 2019 #3
Bob the Bilderberger May 2019 #4

Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Fri May 31, 2019, 10:27 AM

1. He has been doing more to help the Border

Than Congress has done in 50 years

If I were in charge it would be enter through a legitimate port of entry or get shot

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Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Fri May 31, 2019, 10:47 AM

2. Don't like it Chuck? Build the wall.

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Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Fri May 31, 2019, 11:06 AM

3. I don't know if it an abuse of his authority

But, I sure as hell believe it's a mistake,

DOW's not to happy about it either.

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Fri May 31, 2019, 11:34 AM

4. Chuck's farmers need the farm hands

And they work so cheap too.

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