Statements about Trade
If the Trans-Pacific Partnership "is fast-tracked through the Senate, it won't receive a committee assignment" and the consideration will include "no debate."
"We now sell more products made in America to the rest of the world than ever before."
Says Jim Renacci has "consistently voted" for loopholes that "encourage outsourcing of our jobs."
Says the Obama administration "watered down sanctions" against Iran, delayed them and tried to stop Congress "from putting the tough sanctions in place."
Chinese tire imports threatened 1,000 American jobs, so President Obama "stood up to China and protected American workers. Mitt Romney attacked Obama's decision."
"Seven times Obama could have stopped China's cheating. Seven times, he refused."
U.S. military uniforms are manufactured in China.
A United Nations arms treaty would "almost certainly force" the U.S. to "create an international gun registry, setting the stage for full-scale gun confiscation."
U.S. Rep. Allen West wants to bring back earmarks.
"We've brought trade cases against China at nearly twice the rate as the last administration."
"Rhode Island’s exports have increased by 53 percent in the last two years."
"Make no mistake -- Sherrod Brown is one of the main D.C. politicians responsible for Ohio jobs moving to China."
"Today, for the first time in fifteen years, Master Lock’s unionized plant in Milwaukee is running at full capacity."
Says President Barack Obama has opened up no new trade relationships with other nations.
Says Oregon canned blueberries will be cheaper in South Korea thanks to a trade agreement.
"Our federal government has lent $2 billion to the state-owned oil company of Brazil to allow them to explore for oil and gas."
"We buy 35 percent of all Chinese exports."
"Last year, Korea sold nearly half a million cars in our country. ... The United States, you know how much we sell to them? Six thousand. What kind of deal is that?"
"In the month of July alone, EU exports to South Korea increased by over 36 percent. A lot of that is our market share. Those are our farmers and our service providers who are suffering."
"Republicans fought to protect tax loopholes for corporations that send our jobs overseas."
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