Press Release: New CPA Study Shows Competitive US Dollar Could Produce Over 6 Million New Jobs

Groundbreaking study quantifies economic costs of overvalued dollar  Washington. A new study of the US economy from the Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) economics team shows that the US dollar is overvalued by 27 percent. Adjusting the dollar to a competitive level would yield large benefits to the economy, including an estimated $1 trillion in additional…

Pentagon unveils AI strategy to compete with Russia, China | TheHill

Editor’s note: The military competition with China continues.  The Pentagon on Tuesday unveiled a new artificial intelligence strategy aimed at keeping pace and competing with Russian and Chinese technological advancements…. [Ellen Mitchell | February 12, 2019 | The Hill] “Other nations, particularly China and Russia, are making significant investments in AI for military purposes,” according to the…

Press Release: CPA Disappointed in Agriculture Secretary’s Criticism of Tariffs

USDA failed to craft a strategy to protect farmers and ranchers  Washington. Yesterday, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue wrongly criticized the tariff actions imposed in 2018 by President Trump. In response, the Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA)—whose members include many US agricultural producers—reaffirmed its support for the imposition of tariffs and is calling on the US Department of Agriculture…

Perdue: Steel, aluminum tariffs ‘need to be removed’ for farmers

Editor’s note: Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue comes from the globalist/multinational school of agriculture which supported failed free trade policies that have injured US agriculture for decades. President Trump signed an executive order directing the US Department of Agriculture to use every bit of legal authority it has to protect farmers and ranchers from China’s retaliation.…

New Anti-Tariff Study Again Cries “Wolf”

Erroneous 2018 Predictions Repeated  By Steven Byers, CPA Senior Economist Nearly a year after predicting 470,000 jobs would be lost due to President Trump’s tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, Trade Partnership Worldwide has published an updated study titled “Estimated Impacts of Tariffs on the US Economy and Workers.” The new report examines potential future impacts from different tariff scenarios. The previous…