Mary E. Lovely (PIIE)
via San Antonio Express-News
President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden both see factory jobs as the key to a robust middle class and international trade and investment as a problem. Biden’s policy cures are targeted corporate tax hikes and subsidies for US investment. Neither alone are likely to offer much relief.
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