What's wrong with helping the American consumer? We berate the Chinese for not making their currency strong enough. But this hurts the American consumer.
I have always thought that only Alan Greenspan agreed with me. Now I realize that it was Milton Friedman who said it first:"Milton Friedman, whose writings Republicans once read as gospel, said we should throw America's markets open to the world, no matter the protectionist policies of others, because cheaper imports benefit all of America's consumers. "