A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters
A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters

politico | ‘Here’s your cheque’: Donald Trump’s farm bailouts could leave a wicked hangover

  • Experts warn subsidies to blunt pain of coronavirus pandemic and US-China trade war are growing too big and too fast, will be difficult to roll back
  • Trump was already spending double what Obama did. Now price is reaching unsustainable levels

Topic |   US-China trade war
A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters
A farmer inspects corn plants in Loda, Illinois, in June. Photo: Reuters
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