Statements about Trade

"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."

"We rank below Ethiopia, I'm told, in terms of our exports per capita, well below any of the other developed countries we trade with, and well below China and (South) Korea."

Providence's port is "200 miles closer to Europe than any other Eastern port."

"You see a whole bunch of Korean cars here in the United States, and you don't see any American cars in Korea."

"Almost 10 percent of Canadians came to visit Florida last year ... (Canadians) buy 7.4 percent of our homes in the state."

Under President Barack Obama, the United States has "doubled our exports."

"China now owns $1.1 trillion of our debt, our trade deficit last year with them was a quarter of a trillion dollars."

"According to 2009 estimates, an agreement with Panama could result in almost 1,900 Florida jobs in the first year – and about 15,000 jobs after five years."

"For the first time in more than a decade, imports accounted for less than half of (the oil) we consumed."

Says iPads and iPhones "are built in the United States of America."

"Our debt to GDP ratios, our deficit to GDP ratios are quickly approaching the countries we have been reading about for the last year and a half. We are not far behind Ireland, Greece, Portugal and Spain and all these countries we have been reading about."

Foreign Trade Zones allow U.S. "land to be inhabited by Chinese communists -- communists straight from China! They are to set up little towns and live here."

Says the United States does not "trade as much as other developed nations."

More than 10 years of free trade "has brought a $2 billion per day trade deficit."

"Mr. Renacci was registered as a foreign trade lobbyist in the United States government."

Says Russ Feingold supported a stimulus plan that allowed a company to create 3,000 jobs in China.

"According to independent analysis, unfair trade deals have resulted in the loss of over 64,000 jobs in Wisconsin ... But Ron Johnson favors those deals."

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