Issue Report ● Jobs and Economy
For Immediate Release: 
July 12, 2018
Contact Info: 
Mariel Saez 202-225-3130
In his inaugural address, the President promised the American people: “Every decision on trade, on taxes, on immigration, on foreign affairs, will be made to benefit American workers and American families… We will bring back our jobs. We will bring back our borders. We will bring back our wealth. And we will bring back our dreams.”

Yet, eighteen months later, the economic policies pursued by President Trump and Congressional Republicans are failing to meet that promise. President Trump has implemented scattershot tariffs that have resulted in retaliation from global allies and trading partners and jobs shipped overseas. While Democrats support smart enforcement actions against unfair trade practices, President Trump’s actions to date have missed the mark and hurt American workers in every state across the country:

Click here to see examples from each state of how President Trump's economic policies are hurting American workers across the country.

Click here to read the PDF. 

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