Trump Signs Metals Tariffs Sparing Some Allies -2-

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"Trump steel tariffs could kill 45,000 auto jobs, equal to one-third of steel workforce," was the title of a blog item posted by Council on Foreign Relations analysts shortly before the announcement.

--Michael C. Bender, Siobhan Hughes and Gordon Lubold contributed to this article.

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