Weakening NAFTA Free Trade, Weakens US Security

The 2016 presidential campaign polarized U.S. society. Republican candidate Donald Trump promoted politics of ethnic division and poured vitriol on imagined enemies. Immigrants to the United States from Mexico and the Middle East, as well as Muslims in general, were Continue reading Weakening NAFTA Free Trade, Weakens US Security

Nogales Mayor Complains Trump’s Wall Would Be ‘Slap In The Face’ To Mexican Neighbors

Officials in one Arizona border town are opposed to President Donald Trump’s border wall to restrict illegal immigration. “A wall would only represent a slap to the face of our Mexican neighbors,” John Doyle, mayor of border town Nogales, Ariz., told Continue reading Nogales Mayor Complains Trump’s Wall Would Be ‘Slap In The Face’ To Mexican Neighbors

Fair Trade vs. Free Trade, Trump is a Leftist: Like Lincoln

Trump cited President Lincoln, not in service of racial harmony, or civil rights, or even national unity, but on trade. “The first Republican President, Abraham Lincoln, warned that the ‘abandonment of the protective policy by the American Government [will] produce Continue reading Fair Trade vs. Free Trade, Trump is a Leftist: Like Lincoln

“Buy American” means Higher Prices, Less Funding and Less hiring

When we artificially reduce the pool of qualified suppliers or the variety of eligible supplies that can satisfy procurement requirements, projects cost more, take longer to complete, and suffer from lower quality. Only a basic understanding of supply and demand Continue reading “Buy American” means Higher Prices, Less Funding and Less hiring