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Senators blast Trump's 'reckless' tariffs, warn of impact on farmers, businesses

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Senators blast Trump's 'reckless' tariffs, warn of impact on farmers, businesses

WASHINGTON – Republican and Democratic senators expressed rising concern Thursday about the economic impact of President Donald Trump's tariffs, saying they are hearing complaints from dock workers, soybean farmers and manufacturers whose livelihoods depend on trade.  The lawmakers also said they want to see the Trump administration explain the strategy behind the tariffs and what the expectations are for success. Washington, DC, USA; Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Ten., listens during Mike Pompeo's confirmation hearing for Secretary of State before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. “To my knowledge, not a single person is able to articulate where this is headed, nor what the plans are, nor