New York Times

But those critics have been divided over the president’s choice of tariffs as his favored weapon. In a report released by the American Chamber of Commerce in China this week, companies reported declining optimism about their ability to operate in China and cited “bilateral tensions” as a top challenge.

On Wednesday, both Democrats and Republicans shared concerns about the damaging effects of Mr. Trump’s tariffs and China’s retaliatory levies on products made and purchased in their districts, including cribs, robot vacuums, soybeans, Hollywood films and rice.

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