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How Big Tobacco is Helping to Fight COVID-19

An eye-catching article was in Politico's February 18 edition, “How the Tobacco Industry Could Join the Coronavirus Fight.”

Elizabeth Wright April 9, 2020
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New USDA Mandate for Biofuels Should be Withdrawn

The USDA’s historic approach to “market-driven blend rates” has been to aggressively pursue unachievable biofuel mandates that put manufacturing jobs at risk. 

Thomas Schatz February 21, 2020
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CAGW Praises President Trump for Signing USMCA

Today, President Trump signed the USMCA into law, marking another promise kept and a major legislative victory.

Alexandra Abrams January 29, 2020
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USMCA a Win for North American Trade and Economic Growth

USMCA heads to President Trump's desk, after Senate passes the bill 89-10.

Deborah Collier January 16, 2020
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New USDA SNAP Rules and Work Requirements Come at the Perfect Time for Job Seekers

The December 2019 jobs report, released on January 10, 2020 confirms what everyone already knows; the economy is strong and the jobs market is robust. 

Leslie Paige January 10, 2020
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Trump Administration Announces Phase One of Trade Deal With China

The U.S. and China confirmed completion of a first phase for an agreement to address trade concerns.

Allen Johnson December 16, 2019
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New USDA Rule Will Help Reduce SNAP Abuse and Encourage Work

The program today has little meaningful oversight and is persistently susceptible to fraud.

Leslie Paige December 5, 2019
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Treat: USMCA Would Vastly Boost the U.S. Economy

The USMCA would add $68.2 billion to the U.S. economy and raise employment by 176,000 jobs.

Alexandra Abrams October 30, 2019
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Trick: Speaker Pelosi Becomes a Zombie on USMCA

The importance of the USMCA cannot be overstated. 

Alexandra Abrams October 30, 2019
Press

CAGW Statement on Recent Court Decision on Sugar Suspension Agreements

We welcome the opportunity the Court of International Trade decision presents to the U.S. Department of Commerce to provide relief to U.S. taxpayers from unnecessarily high sugar prices.

Alexandra Abrams October 24, 2019
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Passing USMCA Must be Top Fall Priority for Congress

The time has come for the 25-year-old NAFTA to receive a much-needed update.

Peter Klensch September 10, 2019
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Time is Ticking on USMCA

In 1994, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) entered into force, creating a partnership between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico that progressively eliminated tariffs and all duties and quantitative restrictions, except for a limited number...

Deborah Collier September 10, 2019

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