The Price of American Jobs First and Shareholder Profits Second could make your beer more expensive

Trump’s jobs plan could make your beer more expensive

Beer drinkers beware: President Trump’s push to bring back jobs to America’s rust belt could drive up the price of your favorite lager or pilsner — should he place tariffs on aluminum imports, a report says.

Tim Weiner, senior commodity risk manager at Molson Coors Brewing Co. and its MillerCoors LLC unit, believes this may very well happen after the commander-in-chief expedited an investigation into the price of all aluminum coming into the US earlier this year.

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