Plastic or Paper? Trump Campaign Weighs in on Straw Debate

President Trump's campaign turned disdain for paper straws into a fundraiser.

  • Published 19 July 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president and his reelection campaign are mocking efforts to replace plastic straws with paper ones and turning that disdain into a fundraising gimmick. The president's 2020 campaign manager, Brad Parscale, tweeted that he was "so over paper straws. #LiberalProgress." He said liberals would do the same to the economy: "Squeeze it until it doesn't work." Later, Parscale tweeted a link to the campaign's online store, where supporters could buy a pack… Read at AP News