Statement By U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Section 301 Action

Editors note. The president wasn’t kidding. The process of raising tariffs on all Chinese imports has begun FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                   May 10, 2019 Contact: USTR Public & Media Affairs [email protected] Statement By U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Section 301 Action Washington, DC – U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer today released the following…

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Press Mention: Trade war threatens to roil 2020 race as Republicans complain about the tariffs Trump loves

Excerpt: Dan DiMicco, a former steel executive and trade adviser to Trump’s 2016 campaign, said the president’s base wants him to maintain a tough position on trade, even if it causes some short-term economic head winds. “He believes that this trade issue is as important as the economy because they’re totally related,” he said. “He’s going…

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