Tampa Bay Times to lay off dozens of staff in response to Trump tariffs http://thehill.com/homenews/media/3...-dozens-of-staff-in-response-to-trump-tariffs Are there alternatives. Perhaps. Can the alternatives be competitive and/or handle the influx of demand? A "bonus" for Trump is that he might kill off the press Hyperbole - obviously. The brief article ends: American newspaper publishers and owners warned at the time that the tariffs would hurt U.S. newspapers and lead to job cuts.