Trump’s Trade Pullout Roils Rural America

Trump’s Trade Pullout Roils Rural America

After the U.S. pullout of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, other nations launch 27 separate negotiations to undercut U.S. exporters.

Trump’s Trade Pullout Roils Rural America
(© Flickr Creative Commons LivingLandscapeArchitecture)

EAGLE GROVE, Iowa—On a cloud-swept landscape dotted with grain elevators, a meat producer called Prestage Farms is building a 700,000-square-foot processing plant. The gleaming new factory is both the great hope of Wright County, which voted by a 2-1 margin for Donald Trump, and the victim of one of Trump’s first policy moves, his decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership…….

 

 

READ MORE Source: Trump’s Trade Pullout Roils Rural America