CPA Statement on President Biden’s Remarks on the Global Supply Chain Crisis

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement following President Biden’s remarks on the global supply chain crisis. “For months, the U.S. economy has been plagued by a global supply chain crisis that has illuminated America’s dependence on foreign producers and workers for critical products,” said Michael Stumo, CEO of…

Commerce Department Must Address Chinese Circumvention, Protect U.S Companies from Chinese Retaliation

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement after the American Solar Manufacturers Against Chinese Circumvention (“A-SMACC”) filed a response with the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding illegal and unfair circumvention of trade remedies on Chinese solar cells and modules. The Department of Commerce requested additional information from the group…

Job Quality Index Falls to 81.67 as More Service Sector Workers Return to Work

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today announced that the U.S. Private Sector Job Quality Index (JQI) fell slightly to 81.67 in August, down 0.91% from the previous month, as low-quality jobs increased in sectors including food service, hospitality, and arts/recreation. The relative wage in manufacturing sectors including medical equipment and plastic…

OECD Tax Agreement Must not Disadvantage U.S. Domestic Companies Over Multinational Competitors

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement regarding closed door negotiations in the Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD) on how to resolve multinational tax avoidance that plagues the U.S. Treasury and puts U.S. domestic companies at a significant disadvantage to multinational competitors. The negotiations have two separate…

USTR Tai Demonstrates Keen Understanding of China Threat, Must Resist Profiteering Multinational Lobbyists

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement following U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Katherine Tai’s speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) outlining U.S. trade policy with China. CPA is the leading national, bipartisan organization representing exclusively domestic producers and workers across many sectors of the U.S.…

Chinese Solar Companies Manufacture Fake Crisis in Blatant Attempt to Undermine Biden Administration’s Trade Enforcement Remedies

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement after five Chinese solar companies—LONGi Green Energy, JinkoSolar, Trina Solar, JA Solar and Risen Energy—issued a statement in a blatant attempt to undermine the Biden administration’s trade enforcement actions and scare the U.S. solar industry into manufacturing a crisis. Four of these…

CPA Urges Biden Administration Officials to Stand Strong on 232 Aluminum Tariff Negotiations with the EU

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) sent a letter to Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo and Secretary of State Antony Blinken supporting the Biden administration’s efforts “to support domestic aluminum production and American workers” and “efforts to continue to defend against unfettered imports and maintain the efficacy of the Section 232 program,…

CPA Letter to Secretaries Raimondo and Blinken Regarding Section 232 Tariffs on Aluminum

CPA sent the following letter to Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo and Secretary of State Antony Blinken supporting the Biden administration’s efforts to support domestic aluminum production and American workers. CPA urged Raimondo and Blinken to support the administration’s efforts to continue to defend against unfettered imports and maintain the efficacy of the Section 232…

House Passes NDAA with Modest Gains for Countering China, Fails to Impose Capital Markets Sanctions on Chinese Companies

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today released a statement following House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 (H.R. 4350) that contained a provision addressing concerns about the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) genocide against Uyghur Muslims and other ethnic and religious groups in China. However,…