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To no one’s surprise, Beijing retaliated, proposing 25% tariffs on imports of U. soybeans, corn, airplanes and automobiles in a package that totals about billion worth of goods.Commodity futures markets plummeted in response to the tariffs.“It’s very disconcerting,” Roberts told the Kansas City Star.Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said President Trump reassured him that farmers would not be hurt by an ongoing trade dispute with China."If these tariffs actually come into play, it's going to be concerning to our farmers.But I talked to the president as recently as last night.And he’s not the only Republican to express concern and criticism over the tariffs, The Hill said. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, said on Wednesday that agriculture industry workers should not have to bear the brunt of China's retaliation against U. tariffs.“The United States should take action to defend its interests when any foreign nation isn’t playing by the rules or refuses to police itself.But farmers and ranchers shouldn’t be expected to bear the brunt of retaliation for the entire country," Grassley said.The talks have moved slowly for the past eight months and all three countries want to settle the process as quickly as possible. demand that the North American content of vehicles produced in the NAFTA nations be increased from 62.5 percent to as much as 85 percent.

Many of them are now complaining to Congress, NYT said. For example, Iowa’s senators — Joni Ernst and Charles Grassley, both Republicans — have called on Trump to reconsider.

Western rangelands are in a crisis, and feral horses face unprecedented starvation from exploding populations that have gone unmanaged for years on a rangeland that is unable to sustain them.

“For too long, the narrative surrounding feral horse populations has been riddled with inaccuracies and dominated by misguided approaches,” said Ethan Lane, Chair of the National Horse and Burro Rangeland Management Coalition (NHBRMC).

Coalition Responds to Endangered Species Act Ploy WASHINGTON (April 6, 2018) – This week Friends for Animals, an animal rights organization, asked the federal government to list feral horses in Montana as an endangered species, an action that would give these feral horses protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

Unfortunately, the request fails to recognize that it is inappropriate to list a domestic livestock animal under the ESA.China’s state news agency says Beijing vows to defend itself against U. The Chinese commerce ministry says it doesn’t want a trade war “but we aren’t afraid of fighting one.”*********************************************************************************************Mexico Not Ruling Out Quick NAFTA Result The Mexican Foreign Minister says he’s not ruling out a quick ending to the North American Free Trade Agreement talks.Reuters says the top Mexican diplomat says progress is being made on several issue-specific tables of the negotiations. S., Canada, and Mexico’s top negotiators were meeting late in the week to continue discussions.The Coalition is dedicated to protecting the welfare of feral horse populations, preventing the degradation of rangelands, and ensuring the well-being of all native wildlife; the recent actions by an activist organization accomplishes none of these goals.” House Ways & Means to Examine US Tariffs The House Ways & Means Committee will hold a hearing April 12 on the trade tariffs ordered by the Trump administration, examining the impact on various sectors of the U. economy."Our private sector witnesses will discuss the impact of recently announced U. tariff increases on their businesses, including product and country coverage of the tariffs, the process to comment on and apply for exclusions from the tariffs and the effects of possible retaliation on U. exporters," Ways & Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, said in a statement announcing the April 12 hearing.