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(File Document)
May 04, 2009

(File Document)
May 04, 2009

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

House efforts to work out a climate change bill are partially being driven by administration signals that it needs House passage of a credible cap-and-trade system to provide impetus to the United Nations climate change negotiations leading up to a December conference aimed a replacing the Kyoto Protocol, according to informed sources.

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

Four senators and the Commerce Department are pressing the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to reconsider its injury determination in an antidumping case, in light of revelations of fraud on the part of a Japanese printing press manufacturer.

(File Document)
May 01, 2009

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

Two House Ways and Means Democrats who have a history of supporting trade liberalization this week said in interviews with Inside U.S. Trade that the economic downturn poses a challenge for the plans of the Obama administration to advance the U.S.-Panama free trade agreement, even as they both said trade liberalization needs to be part of a global recovery effort.

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

Demetrios Marantis, nominee for deputy U.S. trade representative, in his confirmation hearing yesterday (April 30) said USTR hopes to work with Congress soon to set the timing for votes on the bilateral free trade agreement with Panama. Marantis, senior Democratic trade counsel with the Senate Finance Committee, told the panel that USTR is "working with Panama to address the outstanding concerns" laid out by the committee.

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

Moderate Democrats on the Energy and Commerce Committee this week were actively trying to negotiate a compromise climate change bill with Chairman Henry Waxman (D-CA) and energy and environment subcommittee Edward Markey (D-MA).

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood this week said he would "soon" meet with members of Congress to present a proposal on how to resolve the bilateral cross-border trucking services dispute with Mexico.

(Text Document)
May 01, 2009

(Inside U.S. Trade)
May 01, 2009

In the wake of Sen. Arlen Specter's (D-PA) switch to the Democratic party, Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Charles Grassley (R-IA) has expressed an interest in becoming the Ranking Member on the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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