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Trump wants to have a giant signing ceremony for the updated US-Mexico-Canada trade deal, but the other two countries are refusing because of tariffs

President Donald Trump wants to have a ceremonial signing of the new US-Mexico-Canada trade deal before the midterm to boost the GOP but the other two countries are refusing since Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs are still in place.
President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Trump wants to have a giant signing ceremony for the updated US-Mexico-Canada trade deal, but the other two countries are refusing because of tariffs

President Donald Trump wants to have a ceremonial signing of the new US-Mexico-Canada trade deal before the midterm to boost the GOP but the other two countries are refusing since Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs are still in place.

Trump claimed that he dumped all of his stocks right before the Black Monday crash in 1987 and blamed the US trade deficit for the fall

"I think the market is going to go down further, there are just too many things wrong with the country," Donald Trump said the day after Black Monday in 1987. Friday is the 31st anniversary of the historic crash.

Trump’s trade war is starting to whack car companies like Ford, Honda, and BMW

President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and Chinese goods are starting to impact the bottom line of major automakers like BMW, Ford and Honda. BMW exports form South Carolina have taken a dip following the China tariffs, while Ford and Honda are losing millions from the steel tariff.
A Ford sedan on the verge of a sinkhole in China in 2014.

Ford’s sales in China collapsed 43% in September amid Trump’s trade war and an economic slowdown

Ford's sales in China dropped by 43% in September compared with the same month in 2017. The drop was attributed to a combination of Ford's restructuring, a slowing Chinese economy, and the growing US-China trade war.
President Donald Trump at a roundtable discussion with business leaders at Northeast Iowa Community College in Peosta, Iowa, in July.

Trump is planning a big change to your gasoline as a boost for one of the states hit hardest by his trade war

President Donald Trump is set to visit Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Tuesday. Trump is expected to announce changes to fuel standards that would increase the use of ethanol in a boost to Iowa corn farmers designed to counteract the damage from Trump's trade war.
President Donald Trump

Trump’s favorite report card for the trade war keeps getting uglier

The US trade deficit increased in the month of August due to a nosedive in exports, especially soybeans. The trade deficit with Canada also increased. President Donald Trump has made the reduction of the trade deficit one of the key goals of the tariffs and trade war policy.
President Donald Trump.

JCPenney stole the CEO of Joann Stores as she was in the midst of mounting a furious campaign against Trump’s tariffs

JCPenney announced on Tuesday that Jill Soltau, most recently the CEO of Joann Stores, would be taking over as chief executive. As Joann's CEO, Soltau has been a vocal critic of President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods, telling Business Insider that they act as a "made in America tax."
White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett

One of Trump’s top economic advisers said the Goldman Sachs research team looks like ‘the Democratic opposition’ because of their cr...

Kevin Hassett, the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, took aim at the Goldman Sachs research team over their analysis about the stock market impact of President Donald Trump's all-out trade war threats against China.
Original caption: "Negroes talking on porch of small store near Jeanerette, Louisiana."

Trump gave a wild revisionist history about one of the biggest mistakes of Great Depression-era tariffs

President Donald trump said the Smoot-Hawley tariffs of the 1930s were passed because the US needed money to come back into the country again. But most economists agree that the Smoot-Hawley tariffs were a disaster and may have made the Great Depression worse.