You Live in Robert Lighthizer’s World Now

Trump might look like he’s flailing on trade — but it’s all going according to his trade czar’s plan, which has been years in the making.

Foreign Policy
Aug 7, 2018 · 13 min read
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U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on March 22 in Washington. Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images

By Quinn Slobodian

Last month, U.S. President Donald Trump’s trade representative, Robert Lighthizer, sat through two hours of grilling by…

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