Data Sheet—Trump Turns on China Hawks as Huawei Doubles Down

Bob Lighthizer isn’t usually the kind of guy folks feel sorry for. And yet the pugnacious U.S. trade representative has won a small measure of sympathy in Washington since Friday, when he engaged in a brief–and ultimately futile–verbal sparring match with his boss. The focus of that exchange was the term “memoranda of understanding.” Lighthizer, […]