Nebraska Reacts to Potential Trade War With China

President Trump recently outlined a plan that would increase taxes and tariffs to products being exported to China. The Chinese would respond by laying out a plan that equates to $50 billion in tariffs to American exports such as soy beans, cars and other goods.

With the two nations at an impasse, many believe that this could mean the start of a trade war. Despite President Trump tweeting that he doesn’t believe this is the case, many politicians and organizations across the state of Nebraska disagree.

Farmers across the state would be effected by the potential trade war, a fact that is not lost on their elected officials. Read their responses here: