Why Trump's combative trade stance makes US farmers nervous

May 19, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sizable majority of rural Americans backed Donald Trump's presidential bid, drawn to his calls to slash environmental rules, strengthen law enforcement and replace the federal health care law. Trump's main argument against NAFTA and other pacts was that they exposed American workers to unequal competition...

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