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Marco Rubio slams Trump ‘hold’ on China tariffs

Rubio asserts that China is winning in negotiations.
The shadow of President Donald Trump, right, can be seen as Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., left, arrives at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) FLAH102
The shadow of President Donald Trump, right, can be seen as Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., left, arrives at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) FLAH102
Published May 20, 2018
Updated May 20, 2018

WASHINGTON – Sen. Marco Rubio continued to criticize the Trump administration's dealings with China, implying a decision to put tariffs on hold is a sucker's play.

Rubio spoke out Sunday on Twitter, saying the tariff decision showed desperation and that China would prevail. The Florida Republican has also denounced Trump's decision to back off on sacntions against ZTE.

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