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‘Country of Origin Labeling Online Act’ to Help American Consumers & U.S. Workers

The new COOL Online Act will require a prominent country-of-origin description for all products sold online as well as clear disclosure of the country in which the seller of the product is located.

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We stand for achieving broadly shared prosperity and national strength through rebuilding food and goods production rather than focusing upon appreciating capital markets.

CPA works hard every day on strategies to eliminate the trade deficit, incentivize new production and increase the quality of employment. Achieving these goals will produce a strong America that deserves and fulfills the promise of global leadership.

Can the MAC Make the Federal Funds Rate More Effective?

Background When inflation threatens America’s stability and economic growth, the Fed raises the Federal Funds Rate (FFR). This reduces domestic demand for borrowed funds, and that reduces the growth of domestic money in circulation and thus the rate of inflation. This approach worked reasonably well from the 1930s when the FFR became an official policy…

U.S. Trade Policy: Over Half a Century of Unreciprocated Tariff Cuts

U.S. Trade Policy: Over Half a Century of Unreciprocated Tariff Cuts By Amanda Mayoral, CPA Economist   Summary Points: The US held high tariff rates from 1816 until the middle of the 20th century The US then cut tariffs more than most countries, often unilaterally, without also requiring tariff reductions by others Today, the US has…

“China Shock” Economists Try to Make the Profession See Reality

A new paper by the “China Shock” economists adds to the growing mountain of literature documenting the costs of free trade events to the U.S. economy over the past half century.  Their new paper, On the Persistence of the China Shock, shows that increased unemployment, protracted withdrawal from the labor force, and other social ills…

CPA Supports Democrats’ Effort to Reduce Multinational Profit Shifting and Exploitation of International Corporate Tax System

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement on provisions within the House-passed Build Back Better Act (H.R.5376) that seek to resolve multinational tax avoidance that plagues the U.S. Treasury and puts U.S. domestic companies at a significant disadvantage to multinational competitors. Specifically, the reforms in the legislation would change…

CPA: New Buy America Waiver Guidelines Bring Much-Needed Transparency

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today applauded the Made in America Office at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for unveiling a new Buy America waiver transparency process on Wednesday. Under this new guidance, the 24 largest federal agencies must enter proposed non-availability waivers into a digital portal on the…

CPA Testimony to House Financial Services Committee Regarding Wall Street Financing the CCP’s Exploitation of Global Natural Resources and Risks to American Investors

CPA National Security Advisory Robby Stephany Smith submitted written testimony to the House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy regarding their hearing that explored the capital available to rogue regimes and international malign actors via their exploitation of the globe’s vast natural resources, including minerals, timber, and other…

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Key insights on US trade and its impact on the US and world economy.

The US has run a trade deficit every year since 1975, a 43-year run, unprecedented since economic record-keeping began. The CPA Trade Database provide insight into the causes and consequences of our trade deficit.



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In 2019 the U.S. trade deficit with China hit its lowest point in three years. This was in due to the trade policies enacted by the U.S. government that have been championed by CPA for years. CPA understands what policies are necessary to balance out trade defecit with foreign nations and grow our manufacturing base. I am proud to be a member of this strategic and tactical coalition.

Paul Wellborn, Wellborn Cabinet

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