CPA Urges USTR to Maintain Tariffs to Increase Pandemic Response Capabilities

Opposes congressional calls to suspend tariffs on COVID supplies Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) this week sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer urging him to resist congressional calls to suspend tariffs on COVID-related supplies and equipment. CPA says that enabling more imports of medical supplies would shortchange U.S. producers and leave the…

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Exclusive: As China Hoarded Medical Supplies, the CIA Believes It Tried to Stop the WHO from Sounding the Alarm on the Pandemic

Editor’s note: More reports that China prevented the WTO from alerting the world re COVID, during the time that Beijing stockpiled medical supplies from around the world.  The CIA believes China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from sounding the alarm on the coronavirus outbreak in January—a time when Beijing was stockpiling medical supplies…

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It’s Time to Exit Relics of Globalism Like the WTO

Editor’s note: The WTO was designed to be one of several agencies in a future global govt. Instead it aided and abetted the hollowing out of the US economy and the legitimization of authoritarian state-capitalism. “What’s good for the global economy” replaced “what’s good for America” as the guiding principle for Washington’s trade negotiators, diplomats, and…

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‘Buy American’: Rick Scott urges people not to purchase products made in ‘communist China’

Editor’s note:  Sen. Rick Scott is pretty aggressive here. Don’t buy from China at all, he says. Buy American for jobs.  Sen. Rick Scott is calling on people living in the United States to stop buying Chinese-made products in retaliation against the country’s communist government. [Mica Soellner | May 12, 2020 | Washington Examiner] The Florida…

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CPA Praises New Online Country-of-Origin Labeling Act

Legislation would help consumers identify safe, American-made products  Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today praised the introduction of new, bipartisan country-of-origin labeling legislation by Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Rick Scott (R-FL), Chris Murphy (D-CT), and Kelly Loeffler (R-GA). The new bill, the ‘Country of Origin Labeling Online Act’ (COOL), would mandate that…

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