End Foreign Trading Abuses that Unfairly Impact American Workers
Current Status: WaitingAs of
"I will begin taking the following seven actions to protect American workers:
FOURTH, I will direct the Secretary of Commerce and U.S. Trade Representative to identify all foreign trading abuses that unfairly impact American workers and direct them to use every tool under American and international law to end those abuses immediately;"
- "Donald Trump's Contract With The American Voter," October 2016
The White House has plenty of leeway to penalize other nations it accuses of undercutting American manufacturers.
As of 21 January, 2017, after a full 24 hours in office, this promise has not been addressed.