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Why Advancing Trade Freedom Is Key To Cleaner Environment

April 29, 2021 by

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By Anthony B Kim ~ At last week’s climate summit, U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai underscored that “trade policy can be a powerful tool to create incentives for positive competition” as countries explored domestic measures for how best to handle environmental challenges. Indeed, advancing free trade is a key policy action for effectively facilitating a healthy environment. The […]

How Brexit Opens Up A Path For A US-UK Free Trade Area

March 6, 2018 by

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By Ted R. Bromund, Ph.D ~ Last week, I was in Brussels to help launch a new report on financial services in Britain and the European Union after Brexit. During that time, we inched a bit closer to the creation of a free trade area between the U.S. and Britain—and I learned a bit about […]

US Trading Partners Calling Foul On Trump’s Tariffs

February 16, 2018 by

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By Tori Whiting ~ Since President Trump imposed tariffs last month of up to 50 percent on washers and solar products, five of America’s trading partners have filed requests for consultation with the World Trade Organization. South Korea, the first country to cry foul, filed consultation requests for the washer and solar tariffs on Jan. […]

Brexit Will Lead To Free Trade Agreement Between America And The UK

December 21, 2017 by

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By Casey Ryan ~ A British member of Parliament for the European Union said that once Brexit takes place, the United States and the United Kingdom can form a new free trade agreement based on markets. Brexit is the name of the vote held by the U.K. on June 23, 2016, to withdraw from the […]

Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Trojan Horse For Obama’s Climate Change Agenda

January 1, 2016 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ What does a 5,544-page treaty touted by its supporters as promoting free trade among 12 Pacific Rim nations have to do with efforts by global elites to impose restrictions on the use of abundant and affordable energy? The answer is far more than the backers of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) […]

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Critics Right And Left

November 13, 2015 by

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By William R. Hawkins ~ The secret text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement has finally been made public. No time has been lost in debating its terms. Congress adopted a “fast track” procedure that limits floor debate and bans the filibuster and any consideration of amendments to the legislation required to implement the […]

A Bill Of Divorcement

November 6, 2015 by

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By Edward Cline ~ There are a number of ways to divorce oneself from an unwanted spouse. The Muslim way is for a man to say three times to the wife, “I divorce thee.” Or words to that effect. The Jewish way is for the man to write it out. According to the Torah, divorce […]