President Trump promised to Make American Great Again by protecting the U.S. economy from world competition. He pursued this policy using illegal tariff increases that made foreign products more expensive for American consumers. His policy failed, as measured by his own standard…
The August trade deficit of $67.1 billion, is the third-highest on record. It’s also higher than at any point during the Obama administration.
But Joe Biden has proposed similar policies with his Buy American plan. I am the only candidate in the race who favors free trade.
As president, I promise to stop taxing Americans for wanting to buy foreign products. I will drop all trade barriers. My policy will expand trade and grow the economy. Goods will be cheaper and more abundant. Expanded trade will also create more jobs and increased demand for American goods and services. Dr. Jo Jorgensen, Libertarian Presidential Candidate 2020.