Trade wars are not so easy to win after all. The president's much-touted tariffs haven't helped furious steelworkers hang on to their jobs.
The gap is expected to grow even more despite penalties on billions of dollars of Chinese goods.
The president hasn't really done anything on trade.
Fundamentally, if you want to do something about the trade balance, it's problematic to focus on profits, rather than imports and exports themselves.
Opening up trade with China cost the U.S. 3.4 million jobs, according to a new report.
Environmental and labor protections are just a smokescreen for the true purpose of the TPP.