• ‘I'll do whatever I have to do!' Trump brandishes tariff baton demanding that ‘illegal OPEC cartel' save US oil jobs

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    Calling on Russia and Saudi Arabia to urgently resolve the global oil output glut crisis, President Donald Trump said he will do whatever it takes (apparently except for cutting US own oil production) to protect American jobs.
    “I will do whatever it takes to protect US oil jobs,” Trump told reporters at a daily Covid-19 task force press briefing. “We are the number one producer in the world right now... I am a big believer in our great energy business, and we are going to take care of our energy business.”
    If I have to level tariffs on all imported oil coming into this country, I...
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  • Trump threatens tariffs on oil imports to 'protect' U.S. energy workers

    Trump threatens tariffs on oil imports to 'protect' U.S. energy workers

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose tariffs on crude imports if he has to "protect" U.S. energy workers from the oil price crash that has been exacerbated by a war between Russia and Saudi Arabia over market share.
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  • Trump says if he has to put tariffs on oil imports to protect energy workers he will

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would put tariffs on imports of crude oil or take other measures if he has to protect energy workers from the oil price crash.
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