Trump looks to tariff Mexico over immigration

Published May 30, 2019 5 Plays $0.03 earned

Rumble / Trending NewsOn Thursday President Donald Trump announced a 5% tariff on imports from Mexico as part of his broader plan to curb an influx of migrants coming across the US border. Business Insider reports that Trump and White House officials have been exploring the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, which grants him the authority to regulate commercial deals between the US and other countries. Trump has bemoaned the rising rate of migrants crossing the border, particularly in recent weeks.