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Midwestern farmers fear Trump is about to royally screw them with his China trade deal

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American farmers are increasingly worried about reports they’re reading on President Donald Trump’s trade negotiations with China, Bloomberg reports.

According to Bloomberg, farmers are “alarmed by signs that the administration would accept Chinese purchase target pledges for commodities like soybeans and pork without a promise to lift retaliatory tariffs” that were leveled against them after Trump launched his trade war last year.

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Bloomberg’s sources say there has been no agreement yet to remove China’s retaliatory tariffs, and farmers are being given no assurances that these tariffs will get removed as part of any final bargain.

“Our guys are being told, sorry, you guys are going to have to pay the price,” Mark Powers, president of the Northwest Horticultural Council, tells Bloomberg. “It’s a hard message to accept.”

Two other agricultural representatives similarly tell Bloomberg that they have so far failed in their efforts to persuade the Trump administration about the importance of removing the tariffs — even if it means China winds up slapping additional tariffs on their products.

Additionally, farmers fear that China may not even buy as much as it once did under the new deal because it’s now had time to find sellers from countries other than the United States.

“The first year was damaging enough, this year could be much more impactful,” Powers explained to Bloomberg. “The Chinese have had a year to find alternative sources.”

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Former acting CIA director explains why Trump’s inaction on Russian bounty scandal will make things worse

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It was revealed nearly two weeks ago that the Russian government is paying a bounty to the Taliban for killing American soldiers.

Since then, President Donald Trump has denied that he and his administration didn't know anything about it. Then he claimed it was a hoax. Now it has become clear that the stories are not only true but that if Trump read his presidential daily briefing in 2019, he would have been aware of the problem.

Speaking to the House Thursday, Trump's former acting CIA director Michael Morell explained that things are being made far worse by the president's denial.

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Here are 7 hilarious videos about wearing COVID-19 masks to send people who won’t wear them

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While late-night shows are off for a Summer break, Americans are glued to TikTok and Twitter for their humor and every folks have delivered.

The latest trend is to mock fools who refuse to wear masks. While many people who refuse to wear a mask tuck their tails and sulk as they walk away, some take it to a whole new level of fury. Those precious souls are being mocked and shamed all around the world.

Here are seven videos that are hilarious or adorable that encourage wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Wearing a mask is like wearing a lifejacket.https://twitter.com/mattbooshell/status/1280933495674732544

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Trump tells Fox News the ‘Black Lives Matter’ sign on Fifth Avenue is like he’s being ‘prosecuted’

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President Donald Trump appeared to reveal another quid pro quo during an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity.

MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell pointed it out during an interview with Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA).

"I was very nice to Mayor de Blasio. I got him ventilators when he needed them... I got him the gowns. I got him the masks. I got him everything. Then he throws a big Black Lives Matter sign right down in the middle of Fifth Avenue. I was so good to him and to Gov. Cuomo, like nobody's ever been good. And then all you end up doing out of that place is getting prosecuted."

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