The Biden Plan to Rebuild U.S. Supply Chains and Ensure the U.S. Does Not Face Future Shortages of Critical Equipment

Editor’s note: The Biden campaign released a plan to rebuild domestic manufacturing. There is recognition that we need to focus upon critical supply chains. However, there is no recognition thus far of the overall trade deficit, trade cheating and the need for tariffs. We are not going to out-subsidize China when looking to re-shore.  Joe…

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CPA Encourages Members to Pursue New Federal Loan Program for Domestic Manufacturers

In response to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Defense Department (DOD) and the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) have launched a program to provide federal loans for domestic U.S. industry. The initiative will make available $100 million from COVID-19 relief funds to help reshore critical domestic manufacturing capacity. The funds being…

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COVID-19 Pandemic Reveals USDA Is Not Buying RFID Cattle Eartags from American Manufacturers

Editor’s Note: The US Department of Agriculture needs to buy American.  Billings, Mont. – R-CALF USA has learned that the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted foreign shipments of millions of radio frequency identification (RFID) cattle eartags the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) had purchased from foreign manufacturers. The USDA had planned to distribute the millions of…

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Member Op-ed | U.S. Must Finally Address Tax Avoidance Controversy

Editor’s Note: Bill Parks sits on the CPA board of directors and is the founder of NRS Inc., an Idaho-based sporting goods manufacturer.  Americans are undoubtedly frustrated with the double standard enjoyed by large multinational corporations. [Bill Parks | July 6, 2020 | InsideSources] Each year, these massive companies earn billions of dollars in profit from…

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