Mid-Continent Steel & Wire waits to hear about a steel tariff exemption

Mid-Continent feeling affects again from tariffs and shutdown

POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - President Trump will take his push for a long-promised border wall primetime television on Tuesday, January 8..

President’s Trump’s first Oval Office speech comes on day 18 of the partial government shutdown.

A day he chose to tweet this quote from the President of the United Steel Workers Union.

As he posted that, Mid Continent Steel & Wire in Poplar Bluff waits to hear about a steel tariff exemption they requested earlier this fall.

But, the Commerce Department won’t act on those requests, as long as the shutdown continues.

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