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Koch Blasts Trump Tariffs

Unsurprisingly, billionaire plutocrat Charles Koch is up in arms against Trump and his tariff proposals. The Washington Posts just published his breathless oped.  Koch runs a global business empire he built up after inheriting the business from his father who inherited it from his father.  Third generation Koch became transfixed with Austrian School economics at an impressionable age and has soldiered on ever since.  Of course, the Austrian School is just the ticket for cosmopolitan finance and globalist businessmen.  Refer to our Resources-US Politics page and the section on Oligarchy and Plutocracy in US Politics for some good reads and details on the Koch business and political empire.  Meanwhile, here is Politico's take:

"Billionaire conservative megadonor Charles Koch slammed President Donald Trump’s announced plans to impose fresh tariffs on steel and aluminum imports in a Washington Post op-ed, arguing that such policies would do far more harm than good for the U.S., both economically and culturally."....

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