As President Trump’s latest trade war threat stands to decimate America’s economy – raising the price of goods, hurting consumers and hardworking families, and devastating agricultural communities in battleground states – vulnerable Senate Republicans have found themselves in a “tough spot.” Unwilling to take any real action to stand up to the president’s reckless tariff threat, Republican senators facing tough re-election battles are “twisting themselves into knots” to try to protect themselves from fallout with their constituents back home while not challenging Trump.
Some spineless Republicans are “voicing concerns” while refusing to commit to actually doing anything:
Some GOP senators are all in… no matter how much it’ll hurt their state:
And then there’s unelected Senator McSally in Arizona, who is equivocating as much as possible:
Read more about how President Trump’s reckless tariff threat is playing across the country:
And in key 2020 battlegrounds:
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