(Betsy Klein – CNN)
As President Donald Trump took a victory lap at the groundbreaking of Foxconn’s $10 billion southeastern Wisconsin-based plant Thursday, he had a stern message for a neighboring manufacturer.
“Harley-Davidson, please build those beautiful motorcycles in the United States,” he said, adding, “Don’t get cute with us.”
“Build them in the USA, your customers won’t be happy if you don’t,” he said.
It was a sign of the times in the Trump economy, where the Foxconn investment comes with a price to taxpayers and Harley-Davidson faces the consequences of international tariffs. Click here to read more.
- Trump Warns Harley-Davidson Any Shift in Production ‘Will be the Beginning of the End’ (AP)
- Amid Harley-Davidson Spat, Trump Hails U.S. Economy (Associated Press)
- Trump is Really Sore About Harley-Davidson’s Perceived Lack of Loyalty to Him (Washington Post)