Trump’s China Gambit Raises Stakes for Farm-State Republicans

“Our hope is that whatever happens on the first day of negotiations, the Thursday, that sufficient progress is made to not have those tariffs implemented,” said Erin Ennis, senior vice president of the U.S.-China Business Council. “But realistically, from a business standpoint, we have to counsel our companies that they need to be planning for the very significant potential that it is going to go forward.”