Trump Says US Should Start Manipulating the Dollar

Such a move would contradict official U.S. policy not to manipulate the dollar's value to gain trade advantages.

  • Published 3 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China and Europe of playing a "big currency manipulation game." He said the United States should match that effort, a move that directly contradicts official U.S. policy not to manipulate the dollar's value to gain trade advantages. In a tweet, the president said if America doesn't act, the country will continue "being the dummies who sit back and politely watch as other countries continue to play… Read at AP News