Comments on Proposed Modification of Regulations Regarding Benefit and Specificity in Countervailing Duty Proceedings

Editor’s note: CPA submitted the following comments supporting a recent Department of Commerce proposal to classify currency manipulation as a countervailable subsidy under US trade laws. CPA has long supported legislation on this topic, but now Commerce intends to achieve this end through regulation. Modification of Regulations Regarding Benefit and Specificity in Countervailing Duty Proceedings July 27,…

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Joe Biden Won’t Say If He Backs the Trade Deal He Helped Sell

Editors note: Any candidate who will not fully repudiate any TPP-like agreement is hiding his/her views, will be “for” those economically destructive agreements and therefore should not be in the oval office. The Atlantic surveyed the Democratic presidential candidates on whether they support the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Only some took a definitive position. [Edward-Isaac Dovere, Madeleine Carlisle…

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Trump wants a weaker US dollar – here’s why

Editor’s note: Trump is highlighting the dollar misalignment more these days. The fact that he is talking about interest rate difference between the EU and the US means CPA’s education on the issue is working.  President Trump recently pushed back against the European Central Bank, claiming the European bloc was unfairly competing against the U.S.…

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