Americans generally don't relate well to economics. The simple relationship of supply/demand to price is overly contentious. The idea of a price being related to value rather than fairness is dissonant with regard to American education. Want proof? Ask what the minimum wage should be.
Then ask what business the government has getting between a buyer of labor and a seller of labor.
You won't get good answers.
So, here's what we might get from next week's debate:
It's Somebody Else's Fault
Yeah, right! But America will be buying. Hook, line, sinker.