Orrin Hatch threatens to rein in Trump trade-policy authority: report

Sen. Orrin Hatch, the seven-term Utah Republican who heads the Senate Finance Committee, reportedly sent a letter to the White House this week warning President Trump against a continued pursuit of import tariffs that many observers see setting the stage for a full-fledged trade war. According to , the letter from the reliable Trump ally, who , suggests he‘d throw his weight behind legislation to rein in presidential trade-policy authority unless Trump changes course. The Journal is in possession of a copy of the Hatch letter, it reported.