Portman, Brown Continue Push for Stronger Currency Manipulation Enforcement in ongoing Trade Negotiations

Press Releases July 16, 2015Portman, Brown Continue Push for Stronger Currency Manipulation Enforcement in ongoing Trade Negotiations [Reposted from the site of Sen. Rob Portman  |  July 16, 2015] Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) continued their push to crack down on currency manipulation by foreign competitors, urging…

Politico: Battle lines drawn over Ex-Im renewal

Just three weeks ago, lawmakers quietly let the little-known Export-Import Bank expire, handing Republican conservatives one of their biggest victories since they took control of Congress. [Reposted from Politico  |  Seung Min Kim and Lauren French  |  July 20, 2015] But now an effort to resurrect the bank, led by Democrats and business-backed Republicans, could…