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Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Germany, BMW, Merkel

Germany Hits Back At Donald Trump Over BMW Threat

“The U.S. car industry would have a bad awakening if all the supply parts that aren’t being built in the U.S. were to suddenly come with a 35 percent tariff,” said Germany’s deputy chancellor and economy minister Sigmar Gabriel responding to Donald Trump’s threats.

January 16, 2017
BMW, German carmakers, Trump, Tariffs

Now Trump Threatens German Carmakers With 35 Percent Import Tariff

Under pressure to deliver on campaign promises to revive industrial jobs, Trump has turned his fire on carmakers that use low-cost Mexican plants to serve the U.S. market. All three German carmakers have invested heavily in Mexico, but also pointed out on Monday that they manufacturer in the United States as well.

January 16, 2017
Republicans, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump

Trump’s Islam Comments Draw Fire From Rivals, But Civility Reigns

Trump defended his belief, as stated in television interviews, that followers of Islam “hate us.”

March 11, 2016