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Senate China Bill Cuts Tariffs, Increases Regulations

Tori K. Smith, Maggie Kennon | The Heritage Foundation | 06/21/2021

KEY TAKEAWAYS The Trade Act of 2021 includes new burdensome requirements for imports to qualify for the Generalized System of Preferences. The Generalized System of Preferences is meant to increase…

Whether For the ‘Right’ or ‘Wrong’ Reasons, Just Lift the Tariffs

Christine McDaniel | The Hill | 06/07/2021

The tariffs put in place by t...

Ending the Race to the Bottom

Tom Conway | United Steelworkers | 05/31/2021

Chris Reisinger and his co-workers recently added a third daily shift at the Metal Te...

Why the U.S. Should Use Trade Policy to Stem Illicit Drug Imports

Kathleen J. Frydl | Washington Monthly | 05/28/2021

This spring, the new U.S. Trade Representat...

Harley-Davidson Smashed With 56% EU Tariff, Will Appeal

Michael Taylor | Forbes | 04/19/2021

American motorcycle manufacturer Harley HOG -1.2%-Davidson will launc...


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