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ICYMI: American Business Leaders in Asia-Pacific Call for TPP’s Passage

The below is a press release from the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce for a survey conducted to measure the support from American businesses in the region for TPP.  Published October 28, 2016.

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On Agreement’s Anniversary, TPP Coalition Calls for Congressional Approval of the TPP this Year.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 5, 2016)—As we mark the first anniversary of the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, the members of the U.S. Coalition for TPP urge the approval of this critical agreement by the U.S. Congress this year.

The TPP offers substantial benefits to a wide range of agricultural, manufacturing, technology and service […]

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ICYMI: U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights TPP Benefits for Small Businesses

The below is re-published from the U.S. Department of Commerce, published September 26, 2016.

https://www.commerce.gov/news/secretary-speeches/2016/09/us-secretary-commerce-penny-pritzker-highlights-tpp-benefits-small
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Highlights TPP Benefits for Small Businesses at Progressive Policy Institute Event
Office of Public Affairs
September 26, 2016

Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered keynote remarks at the Progressive Policy Institute’s (PPI) event on the Trans-Pacific […]

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ICYMI: Tech Industry Pushes for TPP

The below is re-published from the letter sent by US Tech Companies to the Hill, September 13, 2016.

 

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IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: TPP Would Save Families $4 Billion on Back-to-School Shoes

The below is re-published from VAMP, published August 25, 2016.

www.vampfootwear.com/op-ed-tpp-save-families-4-billion-back-school-shoes/
Op-Ed: TPP Would Save Families $4 Billion on Back-to-School Shoes
By Matt Priest, president, Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA)
August 25, 2016

It’s that time of year again as children return to school across the country and that seasonal anxiety runs high, for parents and kids alike.

Some […]

By |September 8th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: TPP Would Save Families $4 Billion on Back-to-School Shoes

INCYMI: TIME FOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES TO SUPPORT IMPORTS

The below is re-printed from the National Retail Federation, published September 6, 2016.

https://nrf.com/news/time-presidential-candidates-support-imports
Time for Presidential Candidates to Support Imports
By Matthew Shay, President and CEO of the National Retail Federation
September 06, 2016

s an industry that relies on imports to provide American families the products they need at prices they can afford, retailers are closely following […]

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IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: Looking for a Final Back-to-School Deal? Pass TPP

The below is re-printed from Sourcing Journal, published September 2, 2016.

www.sourcingjournalonline.com/op-ed-looking-final-back-school-deal-pass-tpp/
Op-Ed: Looking for a Final Back-to-School Deal? Pass TPP
By Matthew Shay, President and CEO of the National Retail Federation
September 2, 2016

As we come to the end of summer, most children have already started their yearly tradition of going back to school. We’ve all seen the […]

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IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: TPP Means Fewer Taxes and More Jobs, Despite the Politics

The below is re-printed from Sourcing Journal, published September 6, 2016.

www.sourcingjournalonline.com/op-ed-tpp-means-fewer-taxes-jobs-despite-politics/
Op-Ed: TPP Means Fewer Taxes and More Jobs, Despite the Politics
By Sandy Kennedy, President of the Retail Industry Leaders Association and a member of the president’s Advisory Committee on Trade Policy and Negotiations.
September 6, 2016

Proud parents and doting grandmas have spent the last few weeks […]

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IN THE NEWS: Op-Ed: Here’s What TPP Could Have Saved You on Taxes for Back-to-School Gear

The below is re-printed from Sourcing Journal, published September, 7 2016.

www.sourcingjournalonline.com/op-ed-heres-tpp-saved-taxes-back-school-gear/
Op-Ed: Here’s What TPP Could Have Saved You on Taxes for Back-to-School Gear
By Michele Marini Pittenger, President and CEO, Travel Goods Association (TGA)
September 7, 2016

It’s the first day of school. First, your oldest boards the bus sporting her new smartphone, covered by a case that […]

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IN THE NEWS: Why TPP is a class act

The below is re-printed from The Hill, published September 6, 2016.

http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/economy-budget/294615-why-tpp-is-a-class-act
Why TPP is a class act
By Rick Helfenbein, Julia K. Hughes, Sandy Kennedy, Matt Priest, Michele Marini Pittenger, Amy Roberts and Matthew Shay, contributors
September 6, 2016

Back-to-school season is a time of new beginnings. The start of the school year means a chance to make […]

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