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Response to workinclasszero (Original post)

Thu Apr 5, 2018, 08:09 PM

12. Trump delivers a sextuple (or more) whammy to farmers.

* Chinese retaliatory import duty on soybeans, ethanol and pork.
* Farm equipment and machinery prices rising due to steel tariffs.
* Healthcare costs rising and will get worse, and many rural clinics are closing.
* In time, their taxes will go up substantially due to the Repug's tax bill.
* Farm worker costs will go up due to loss of immigrant labor.
* Borrowing costs may go up further, as FED raises rates.
(I'm sure several more can be added)

But man, how they love those MAGA ball caps..............

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SoCalNative Apr 2018 #1
TheCowsCameHome Apr 2018 #2
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JustAnotherGen Apr 2018 #5
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Wellstone ruled Apr 2018 #7
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jberryhill Apr 2018 #9
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