Despite the fact that Donald Trump wooed disgruntled working-class Americans with promises to protect and even create well-paying jobs, it’s not hard to see that these promises were empty and that he’s been no advocate for the American worker.
It was three minutes of North Korea-style propaganda, served up to portray Trump as a president who’s fighting for working men and women.
“Those experts broadly agreed that immigration improves the economy for the native population, even on the per-person level.”
It appears the Trump himself has given up pretending to care about American workers – even during “Made in America Week.”
The U.S. House derailed President Obama’s trade bill on Friday. The chamber rejected an amendment designed to save the trade bill 302-126. That measure would have granted financial aid to workers displaced as a result of the trade agreement. However, skeptical members of both parties struck down that amendment, leaving Obama’s controversial trade bill “stuck at the station”, according…