Balanced Reporting. Trusted Insights. Saturday, May 28, 2022

Articles by Philip Brasher

More trade bills to keep an eye on

The Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is the top priority for many, but it is isnt the only trade bill the business community would like to see the new Congress deal with. Congress also is overdue to write a new miscellaneous tariff bill (MTB).
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Crunch time for Obama trade agenda

Obama, trade, Trade Promotion Authority, TPA, Kevin McCarth, HR 1890, Sander Levin, House Ways and Means, Trans-Pacific Partnership, TPP, Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, T-TIP, TTIP, Mike Conaway, AFL-CIO
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COOL, CFTC face House votes

While the timing for TPA remains up in the air, the House is scheduled to vote next on bills to repeal country-of-origin labeling (COOL) requirements for meat (HR 2393) and to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
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