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Paul Ryan and Ted Cruz Op-Ed: Putting Congress in Charge on Trade

April 22, 2015 — Blog

Wall Street Journal op-ed [W]e strongly urge our colleagues in Congress to vote for trade-promotion authority." The United States is making headway on two historic trade agreements, one with 11 countries on the Pacific Rim and another with Americas friends in Europe. These two ...

American Manufacturers Want TPA

April 22, 2015 — Blog

Fewsectors of our economy have as much at stake in America's trade agenda as our manufacturing industry. American manufacturers understand that if America isn't moving forward on trade, it's falling behind. That's why the industry has come out in ...

American Textile Industry Praises TPA

April 21, 2015 — Blog

There's no mistaking it: TPA is picking up endorsements from all corners of the American economy. Even the U.S. textile industry has come out in strong support for the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act. And it's not hard to see why. Shortly after the bill's introduction, the

Hundreds of Local Business Groups Call for Swift Action on TPA

April 21, 2015 — Blog

This morning, local organizations representing small businesses, farms, ranchers, and workers all across the country have written to congressional leaders calling for the passage of the Trade Priorities and Accountability Act introduced last week. The nearly 300 groups signing the letter underscore the reality that job-creators and workers in local communities will fall behind if we’re not ...

Conservatives Voice Support for #TPA4USJobs

April 20, 2015 — Blog

The bipartisan trade promotion authority (TPA) bill introduced last week is earning praise from conservatives who know that expanding U.S. trade will create more opportunity and promote free enterprise. From the Wall Street Journal editorial board to Americans for Tax Reform, conservatives are making the case for ...

TPA: Good for the Farm and Ranch

April 20, 2015 — Blog

Support for TPA is strong among the American agriculture industry. Industry after industry has talked about how breaking down trade barriers is critical to selling more U.S. grown and raised food abroad. But the industry also supports TPA because of the important negotiating objectives that it lays out. These ...

American Agriculture Community Hails TPA Bill

April 20, 2015 — Blog

The headlines say it all. "Trade Promotion Authority has agriculture support," one industry magazine reported last week. "Farm organizations laud bipartisan bill to grant trade promotion authority to White House," said

What They’re Saying On TPA

April 20, 2015 — Blog

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