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President Trump Kills TPP Once and for All with Executive...

January 31, 2017 0

President Donald J. Trump killed the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) once and for all on Monday, signing an executive order officially withdrawing from the trade deal negotiations. [Matthew Boyle| January 23, 2017 |Breitbart]

Trump Must Be Realistic in Negotiations with China

January 23, 2017 0

President Trump's proposed 45 percent tariff on Chinese imports could leverage significant changes in trade with the Middle Kingdom, but to succeed he must address Beijing more realistically than past presidents.

How Antibiotic-Tainted Seafood From China Ends Up on Your...

December 15, 2016 1

[Jason Gayle, Lydia Mulvany and Monte Reel | December 15, 2016 |Bloomberg] From the air, the Pearl River Delta in southern China’s Guangdong province resembles a mass of human cells under a microscope. Hundreds of thousands of ...

What is “trade cheating”?: An examination of China and il...

December 14, 2016 0

[ Crista Huff| December 13, 2016 |Goodfellow] Promptly upon the December 11, 2016 expiration of certain World Trade Organization (WTO) Accession Protocols, China requested that the U.S. participate in WTO consultations. China ...

Peter Morici: Trump must prepare for showdown with China

December 12, 2016 0

[  Peter Morici | December 09, 2016 |Deseret News] Donald Trump faces immediate challenges — managing the war against ISIS, fixing Obamacare and boosting growth to create jobs. However, as the fallout from his recent conversat...

Carbon Tax, Climate, Trade, Education Policy Concerns Ari...

December 12, 2016 0

[ Matthew Boyle | December 10, 2016 |Breitbart] President-elect Donald Trump may have demonstrated another instance of veering from his core campaign policy platforms with a major cabinet selection in his likely Secretary of St...

Trump: Companies That Leave U.S. Will Have a ‘Very, Very ...

December 12, 2016 0

[ Pam Key | December 09, 2016 |Breitbart] Friday at a rally for Louisiana Senate candidate Republican John Kennedy in Baton Rouge, President-elect Donald Trump restated his proposal to impose a “substantial tariff or tax,” on ...

It's time to stop Chinese theft

December 12, 2016 0

[ Claudia Tenney | December 12, 2016 |CNN] (CNN)By selecting Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as US Ambassador to China, President-elect Donald Trump chose a man who Chinese President Xi Jinping considers a "friend." But as a frie...

Rexnord Employees Ask for Trump to Save Their Jobs Next

December 05, 2016 2 s

[WARNER TODD HUSTON| December 04, 2016 |Breitbart] After successfully saving the jobs of up to a thousand employees of Carrier and UT Corp. in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump went back to his Twitter account to criticize...

Morici: Trump Must Prepare for Showdown with China

December 05, 2016 0

[Peter Morici| December 05, 2016 |Breitbart] Donald Trump faces immediate challenges—managing the war against ISIS, fixing Obamacare and boosting growth to create jobs. However, as the fallout from his recent conversation with...

BROOKS/LIPINSKI INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN RESOLUTION SEEKING B...

December 02, 2016 1

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Trump’s nationalism will preserve international stability

December 02, 2016 2 s

[Peter Morici| December 1, 2016 |Washington Times] Economists and foreign policy experts fear Donald Trump’s economic nationalism will disrupt the global institutions that have fostered international economic cooperation and s...

Mr. Trump, you know that free trade has failed us. Here's...

November 29, 2016 0

[Peter Morici| November 29, 2016 |Fox News] Free trade has failed America, and nothing would do more to restore economic growth than finally getting international trade right—especially with China.

The Hill: Trump Economic Advisor Tells House Republicans ...

November 29, 2016 0

[Breitbart News| November 23, 2016 |Breitbart] The Hill’s Jonathan Swan reports that during a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill, Donald Trump’s economic advisor Stephen Moore told House Republican lawmakers that “they now be...

Washington Post: Economists Say ‘Trade with China Literal...

November 28, 2016 0

[Breitbart News| November 26, 2016 |Breitbart] Max Ehrenfreund reports in The Washington Post that two economists have posited a theory that the U.S. trade imbalance with China and subsequent de-industrialization has had fatal...

Alan Tonelson: Key to a Great Economy Is a World-Class Ma...

November 21, 2016 0

[John Hayward| November 16, 2016 |Breitbart] Economist Alan Tonelson, founder of the economics and public policy blog RealityChek, joined SiriusXM host Alex Marlow on Wednesday’s Breitbart News Daily to talk about Donald Trump...

Ford Tells Trump: We Will Not Move Lincoln Plant to Mexico

November 21, 2016 0

[Chriss Street| November 18, 2016 |Breitbart] President-elect Donald Trump said Ford had called to reassure him that the company has decided not to move its Lincoln assembly operations from Louisville, Kentucky to Mexico.

Silicon Valley Bows to Trump: Apple to Build iPhones in A...

November 21, 2016 0

[Chriss Street| November 18, 2016 |Breitbart] With Silicon Valley CEOs terrified that President Donald Trump will retaliate against offshoring production, Apple is already preparing to move iPhone production back to America.

GOP Rep: Paul Ryan ‘Does Not Have My Vote’; Trump Gave Co...

November 14, 2016 1

[Julia Hahn| November 11, 2016 |Breitbart] Republican Congressman Thomas Massie says Speaker Paul Ryan does not presently have his vote for House Speaker. Massie further indicated that if no conservative steps up to run to fil...

LIKE IT OR NOT, DONALD TRUMP SAW THE ECONOMIC CRISIS THE ...

November 14, 2016 0

[NICOLE GELINAS| November 11, 2016 |The Daily Beast] Donald Trump could not have won the presidency in 2016 were it not for what happened eight years before: the global financial meltdown. To this day, political elites do not ...

Globalists May Be Responsible for Trump’s Victory

November 09, 2016 0

[Ian Fletcher | November 09, 2016 | Huffington Post]  Trump won. Well, I guess I’m going to get the trade policy I’ve been fighting for for more than a decade! (About the rest of his agenda, no comment.)

Trouble in Japan for TPP Passage

November 08, 2016 0

[November 08, 2016 |Mainchi] The ruling coalition has abandoned putting bills related to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement to a vote at a House of Representatives plenary session on Nov. 8 amid oppositio...

Trump Details Michigan Devastation Caused by Clinton’s Tr...

November 03, 2016 0

[Julia Hahn| November 1, 2016 |Breitbart] “We’re living through the greatest jobs theft in the history of the world,” Donald Trump told thousands of Michigan voters on Monday.

The TPP is a “Living Document”. What Could Possibly Go Wr...

November 03, 2016 0

If you were going to create a massive 12-country trade agreement, you and the other key players might have “things” that you wanted to put into that agreement, yet you knew that those things would never get past Congress and t...

Poll: GOP Voters Say Donald Trump Better Represents their...

October 21, 2016 0

A majority of Republican voters say Republican nominee Donald Trump better represents their views than Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI).

Donald Trump Announces an ‘American Desk’ to Promote ‘Ame...

October 21, 2016 0

[ Alex Sowyer| October 20, 2016 | Breitbart] Donald Trump announced on Thursday that he will consolidate all trade policy under one “American Desk” if he’s elected president, in order to promote “America First” trade deals.

The Trump Trade Doctrine: A Path to Growth & Budget Balance

October 20, 2016 0

[ Wilbur Ross & Peter Navarro| October 18, 2016 | Real Clear Policy] Budget-deficit hawks often insist that the only way to balance the Federal budget is to raise taxes or cut spending. The far smarter path to balance the ...

Foreign Govts Lobbying US Congress for TPP

October 18, 2016 0

[ Daily News| October 17, 2016 | Inside US Trade] Ambassadors from Trans-Pacific Partnership countries this week pledged to accelerate their efforts to ensure the agreement is passed during a lame-duck session of Congress and ...

Leaked emails show Clinton was defending TPP as late as J...

October 12, 2016 0

[Stephen Dinan | October 12, 2016 |Washington Times] As late as June 2015 Hillary Clinton and her campaign were still plotting how to defend her work on the Trans Pacific Partnership and free trade in general, according to new...

Bill Clinton Blames Capitalism, Not NAFTA, for Jobs Going...

October 05, 2016 0

[Charlie Spiering| October 04, 2016 |Breitbart] ATHENS, OHIO — Former presidential Bill Clinton wants to blame capitalism, not NAFTA, for the Carrier air conditioning company choosing to close two plants in Indiana and move th...

Why Obama needs PhRMA

September 30, 2016 0

[Vicki Needham| September 28, 2016 | The Hill] Business groups are facing a major problem in their final push for passage of President Obama’s signature trade agreement — a lack of unity.

Trump Bludgeons Clinton on Trade; Forces Her to Defend NAFTA

September 27, 2016 0

[ Julia Hahn| September 26, 2016 | Breitbart] During Monday night’s first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Donald Trump put Hillary Clinton on the defensive over the critical issue of international trade — eventually...

PROSPECT OF LABOR REFORMS FIZZLES IN MEXICO

September 26, 2016 0

[ Crista Huff| September 23, 2016 | Goodfellow] It appears that labor reforms will not be pushed through Mexico’s legislature this year. President Enrique Pena Nieto had pushed for labor reforms, to bring the country into co...

TPP PORTENDS DEATH TO U.S. STEEL INDUSTRY

September 26, 2016 0

[ Crista Huff| September 23, 2016 |Goodfellow] On September 19, the United Steelworkers (USW) sent a spectacular email to the chairmen of the Congressional Steel Caucus. Within the correspondence, the USW laid out thorough, ...

Trump causing GOP to rethink Obamatrade support

September 23, 2016 0

[  SEUNG MIN KIM| September 22, 2016 | Politico] Pat Toomey is your classic, pro-trade Republican. The former president of the free trade-promoting Club for Growth has backed a slew of trade deals during his 12 years in Congre...

Sen Flake asks GOP to Support Obamatrade in Lame Duck lac...

September 23, 2016 0

[ Daily News| September 22, 2016 | Inside US Trade] U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman and Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake this week emphasized that Republican support is needed to get the Trans-Pacific Partnership over the fi...

Gov. Kasich Visits Obama at White House for TPP Push Meeting

September 19, 2016 0

[Michelle Moons| September 16, 2016 | Breitbart] He lost badly in the Republican presidential primary election to now-nominee Donald Trump, refused to attend the Republican National convention in the state where he is govern...

Clinton biographer says Clinton's bluffing on TPP opposition

September 01, 2016 0

Hillary Rodham Clinton is likely to flip-flop on her opposition to Pacific trade if elected president, a Clinton biographer and New York Times White House reporter said Tuesday.

Wall Street Thugs Jubilant About TPP Super Court Scam: Ob...

September 01, 2016 0

Very few people are aware of the system known as the ISDS, the existence of which threatens the very principle of national sovereignty – and even Democracy itself. The acronym stand for Investor-State Dispute Settlement, and i...

TPP News from Crista Huff

August 31, 2016 0

[Crista Huff| August 26, 2016 | Good Fellow] TAIWAN PLANS TO APPLY TO JOIN THE TPP — On August 23 Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen told U.S. Congressmen Robert Pittenger andRandy Hultgren that his country intends to apply to ...

Facebook Censors Video Exposing PBS Cutting Hillary/TPP C...

August 29, 2016 0

Facebook is censoring a video created by Green candidate Dr. Jill Stein supporter Matt Orfalea that exposes PBS Newshour cutting Stein’s criticism of Hillary Clinton, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and Obamacare.

McConnell wants TPP next year

August 26, 2016 0

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) appeared to close the door Thursday on the Senate taking up the Obama administration's signature Asia-Pacific trade deal during what's left of the president's term.

Trump Lays Out Seven Steps to ‘Bring Back’ and ‘Create’ J...

August 25, 2016 0

TAMPA – Wednesday before a enthusiastic crowd at the Florida State Fairgrounds, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump put a focus on the economy by laying out what he described to be “seven steps” that he said would “bring bac...

Sessions on Campaign Trail in FL: ‘Something Big Is Happe...

August 25, 2016 0

TAMPA – Wednesday at the Florida State Fairgrounds, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) joined GOP nominee Donald Trump on the campaign trail to tout why Trump was the best presidential choice for Americans.

MCGINTY STATEMENT ON TOOMEY’S TRADE FLIP-FLOP: “SORRY, SE...

August 22, 2016 0

Philadelphia, PA (August 17, 2016) – U.S. Senate candidate Katie McGinty released the following statement after Senator Pat Toomey, a longtime proponent of bad trade deals, attempted to flip-flop his position on the Trans-Paci...

SEN. PAT TOOMEY: THE TPP FALLS SHORT

August 22, 2016 0

Trade is good. I trade with my grocer so I don’t have to grow my own food. He trades with refrigeration companies so he doesn’t have to build coolers. We all trade with the electric utility for power. Trade is the fundamental ...

IT'S OFFICIAL: OBAMA TO SEND TPP TO CONGRESS

August 16, 2016 0

NEW YORK – The White House has put Congress on official notice that it will be sending lawmakers a bill to implement President Barack Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement later this year.

TPP Killer: Paul Nehlen’s Battle With Paul Ryan Kills Oba...

August 11, 2016 0

JANESVILLE, Wisconsin — House Speaker Paul Ryan survived his primary, but his challenger Republican businessman Paul Nehlen did enough damage to him to claim one of the biggest feathers in his cap politics has to offer: He lai...

CNN’s Manu Raju: Paul Ryan Presenting ‘a More Nuanced Vie...

August 09, 2016 0

Monday in an appearance on CNN from Pleasant Prairie, WI, CNN senior political reporter Manu Raju noted a change in tone with House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), who appeared in his district on the eve of the Republican primary in...