U.S. to Provide Emergency Relief to Farmers Hurt by Trump’s Trade War

HeadlineJul 25, 2018

President Trump has announced up to $12 billion in emergency relief for farmers whose sales have been hurt by the Trump administration’s escalating trade war. The Agriculture Department said it will use an existing program to provide billions of dollars in direct payments to farmers and ranchers as a “short-term solution.”

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