Donald Trump has recently put tarrifs on imported steel and aluminum. These are mostly hiring countries like Mexico, the European Union, and Canada, some of the US’s biggest allies. In response, Mexico has put tarrifs on imported pork, apples, potatoes, bourbon and some cheeses. These items were choosen to hit the Republican Party the hardest to the the demographics of their constituents. With midterms coming up, congressmen are under pressure to resolve this current trade dispute.