On the flipside, left-leaning groups and individuals praised the plan as beneficial to United States workers.
The US leader has triggered howls of protest in his own camp by slapping tariffs of 25 percent on imports of steel and 10 percent on aluminum on Thursday, with only Canada and Mexico exempt for the time being.
Johnson said he expected Trump's action, which takes effect in 15 days, to be challenged in court.
"Tariffs are a tax increase on American workers and their families", said Heritage President Kay Coles James in a statement shortly after Trump signed the order.
Tim Phillips, the president of Americans for Prosperity, also condemned the tariffs as "disappointing" and a threat to the economy. He said he plans legislation that would nullify them.
"If there's a trade war and in response, tariffs are raised, that could even push down our supply in steel because it pushes down the demand", Professor Dempsey added.
The latest version of this law, adopted under Barack Obama in 2015, will expire in July of this year unless Trump requests an extension until 2021. "These could be a lethal blow to all the economic success this administration has ushered in".
"Tariffs won't start a trade war, there's 435 of them in place today to fight trade cheaters", wrote top union boss and AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka.
Kid Rock to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame
Stacy used his cover of "Legs" when she entered the arena whilst The Undertaker opted for "American Bad Ass". Even more, some even say that Rock's contributions to WWE were never worthy of consideration to begin with.
"I generally support the president on just about everything, but I think he's been misled, there are some people down there who have been misleading him on some of these things", Hatch continued. And, you know, when we only represent just over 20 percent of the world's economy, only 5 percent of the world's population, if we don't trade, we don't grow. "Targeted tariffs are the best way to start fighting back and hold cheaters accountable".
MSU men will play host to Nebraska in NIT
About the same time Rutgers, which once looked like it was in great position to make the tournament, started losing more . If it receives a No. 5 seed, UW won't play another game in Seattle this season, unless there's an upset in the No. 1 vs.
Tease wins Crufts amid protest at the NEC
Crufts blamed the incident on animal rights group PETA and accused the man of putting the competitors' safety at risk. Ms Short had just proudly stepped up to the podium with her Best In Show victor when the commotion unfolded.
Onlookers attack Miami hit-and-run driver after crash
In a video posted to Facebook, two men are seen yelling at the driver to stop as they pound on his auto and try to open the doors. He then starts bashing in the windows of the auto , starting at the driver's side and working his way around the entire vehicle.
Tiger Woods to take over as USA captain
Off the course, Els is the player Woods sought out in the 1996 British Open when he was trying to decide whether to turn pro. The last playing captain in Ryder Cup history was Arnold Palmer in the 1963 match at Atlanta Athletic Club.
Both Broncos and Cardinals interested in Case Keenum
Siemian, Lynch and Chad Kelly , a seventh-rounder past year who sat out his rookie season with injuries, remain on the roster. While they have options, they also have plenty of needs and limited cap space, unlike some other quarterback-needy teams.