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(Daily News)
February 15, 2019

The new spending package President Trump signed on Friday mandates that the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative create an exclusion process for the third tranche of Section 301 tariffs that have been imposed on China and allocates funds to the Commerce Department to better its Section 232 exclusion process.


(Daily News)
February 14, 2019

Following meetings with President Trump and lawmakers in Washington, DC this week, Colombian President Iván Duque said his country intends to export more to the U.S. market and buy more U.S. products, as well as improve the existing bilateral agreement between the two countries.


(In Trade)
February 13, 2019

“If they do recommend it, I will not think it’s the right thing to do.”


(In Trade)
February 13, 2019

The “Pass USMCA” coalition is “focused on supporting swift passage of the USMCA by highlighting its unique benefits to America's workers, consumers, businesses, and economy.”


(Daily News)
February 13, 2019

House Ways & Means members expect to meet this month with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to discuss the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, with some mulling a public hearing to address both USMCA and China.


(Daily News)
February 12, 2019

Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said Tuesday that while he supports efforts to lower the cost of prescription drugs, he does not back changes to pharmaceutical provisions in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement that Democrats have suggested.


(Daily News)
February 12, 2019

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) on Tuesday said legislation on presidential tariff authority that he re-introduced last week likely would not be vetoed by President Trump because of the cross-section of administration officials who offered input on the bill, along with the “political mix” of support it has received to date.


(Daily News)
February 11, 2019

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said Monday that his department has been telling the White House and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer that the steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico should be lifted.


(In Trade)
February 08, 2019

“Recent progress will disappear, and our steel industry will again suffer dire circumstances, if the tariffs are prematurely terminated.”


(In Trade)
February 08, 2019

“You can have the best language on any subject in a bill, but if you don't have the enforcement provisions very strongly spelled out – not as a sidebar, not as a side letter, but central to the treaty – then there's a problem.”


(Daily News)
February 08, 2019

The Senate Finance Committee might consider legislation on digital tax policies that is based on solutions suggested by members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said on Thursday.


(Daily News)
February 07, 2019

The use of Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 to enforce provisions in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, which U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer suggested this week in a meeting with key senators, could fuel retaliation and muddle the chances that the deal is approved by Congress, analysts said.


(In Trade)
February 07, 2019

DeLauro: “As it stands, this deal locks in monopoly rights for Big Pharma, effectively ensuring that drug prices will remain high by providing giveaways to pharmaceutical companies.”


(Daily News)
February 06, 2019

A new study says the U.S. economy could lose nearly a million jobs over the next few years if the administration raises tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent.


(Text Document)
February 06, 2019

(Daily News)
February 06, 2019

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Wednesday suggested that Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 could be used to enforce provisions in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, senators told Inside U.S. Trade.


(Daily News)
February 06, 2019

Several House lawmakers on Wednesday introduced a companion bill to Section 232 legislation originally unveiled by Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), with one -- Ways & Means trade subcommittee member Rep. Ron Kind (R-WI) -- contending the bill was garnering more support than another introduced last week by Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and others.


(In Trade)
February 06, 2019

“This bipartisan legislation preserves this trade tool while properly placing the national security designation at the Department of Defense and expanding the role of Congress in the process.”


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