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Donald Trump, Steel Tariffs, and Executive Power Run Amok

Congress Keeps Giving Presidents Too Much Power. Time to Take Some of It Back.

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A few days ago, a newsletter called The Daily Shot, which specializes in graphical representations of macroeconomic trends, published a fascinating graph showing that the price of steel in the US was almost $1000 more a tonne than steel…

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James Surowiecki

James Surowiecki

I’m the author of The Wisdom of Crowds. I’ve been a business columnist for Slate and The New Yorker and written for a wide range of other publications.

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