Trump Announces Major Tariffs, Retailers Announce Gun Sale Regulations

  • FOREIGN TAX: On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced a 25% tariff on foreign steel and a 10% tariff on foreign aluminum. CNBC reports that the markets fell sharply on the news and that it could lead to retaliatory tariffs from other countries.
  • GUN REGS: Three major gun retailers — Dick's Sporting Goods, Walmart and Kroger — have added regulations to curb gun purchases, the Wall Street Journalreports. 
  • WALL STREET'S #MeToo MOMENT: Wall Street has a shameful history of workplace sexual harassment and assault, Vanity Fair reports. 
  • CHANGES AT FIDELITY: Mutual fund giant Fidelity may change the way it rewards its stock pickers in light of the #metoo movement, the Wall Street Journal reports. 
  • WHAT ABOUT WAGES?: The U.S. economy is booming, except for wages.Bloomberg breaks down why. 

- Alicia McElhaney / She Spends Issue #43

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