“No pain no gain.” CNN is reporting that this philosophy is what struggling Indiana farmers believe as they support Trump in his escalating trade war with China:
Indiana farmer Phil Ramsey on the US-China trade war: “I’m disappointed in our congressmen for not thinking about the country” pic.twitter.com/Tg0852Alva
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) May 16, 2019
CNN reporter Vanessa Yurkevich says that there’s no doubt that farmers are hurting “but they very much support the president in his efforts to negotiate with China”.
She says they believe the pinch they are feeling now with these higher tariffs is worth it for a positive outcome.
The farmer she interviewed, however, made clear he was not happy with Congress, suggesting that trying to get them together is like trying to get junior high schoolers together. LOL!
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