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U.S. businesses are taking down job listings as Trump's trade war grows

Aug 13, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

Win Cramer had big plans to hire several new employees this summer for his company, including a chief operating officer, but he took the job listings down after President Trump tweeted that more tariffs would hit Chinese goods in September.

Trump's escalating trade war has spooked business executives. There's already been a noticeable decline in business investment as corporate leaders say Trump's tariffs and unpredictability are creating too much uncertainty, dissuading them from spending...