Trump seeks new $15 billion subsidy to protect farmers from his own trade war – AOL News

President Donald Trump is seeking an additional $15 billion in U.S. subsidies in an effort to protect farmers from the devastating impact of his trade war with China. That’s on top of $12 billion already earmarked for the farmers to help them weather the fallout.That would be an additional bill for U.S. taxpayers already shouldering the cost of increased tariffs in the form of higher costs for products and parts from China.

Source: Trump seeks new $15 billion subsidy to protect farmers from his own trade war – AOL News

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