The size of America’s trade deficit with the World is huge. Although foreign governments are eager to promote their sales to us, it’s primarily American companies that have created the deficit.
They call themselves “multi-nationals,” which is your first clue about their level of interest in the American people, our economy and our position in the World. Their attitude also has an enormous impact on our economic safety. That level of injury can only be matched by the insult of their tax avoidance schemes.