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Aug 27, 2019 05:45pm Analysis Farmers applaud Trump's Japan deal, but it's no better than Obama's TPP  Article RP 
Aug 18, 2019 07:00am General The latest casualty of Trump’s trade war with China? California wine  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 14, 2019 09:00am News Brexit: No chance of US trade deal if Irish accord hit - Pelosi  Article PA Indy 
Aug 05, 2019 05:25pm Announcement China confirms it is suspending agricultural product purchases in response to Trump’s new tariffs  Article RP 
May 16, 2019 10:00am Study Trump’s tariffs are equivalent to one of the largest tax increases in decades  Article IndyGeorgia 
May 07, 2019 05:00am News Trump pulls out rug from GOP on trade  Article PA Indy 
Apr 29, 2019 01:05pm Study Trump's washing machine tariffs are costing Americans almost $100 more per appliance  Article IndyGeorgia 
Nov 26, 2018 03:20pm Report Family farm bankruptcies on the rise in Upper Midwest states  Article RP 
Nov 26, 2018 10:20am Announcement General Motors set to shed 8,100 more jobs as slowing sales and steel tariffs bite  Article RP 
Oct 01, 2018 03:00am Announcement US and Canada reach deal on NAFTA after talks go down to the wire  Article RP 
Sep 15, 2018 05:20pm News Trump going ahead with $200 billion more in China tariffs  Article RP 
Aug 31, 2018 11:00am Interview Bombshell leak to Toronto Star upends NAFTA talks: In secret ‘so insulting’ remarks, Trump says he isn’t compromising at all with Canada  Article RP 
Jul 31, 2018 07:45pm News Trump officials consider more than doubling tariffs on Chinese goods, ramping up trade war with Beijing  Article RP 
Jul 20, 2018 05:00am Rule Change Trump says he's 'ready' to put tariffs on all $505 billion of Chinese goods imported to the US  Article RP 
Jul 17, 2018 08:55am News Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs  Article RP 
Jul 10, 2018 07:25pm News President Trump makes good on his threat to target an additional $200 billion in Chinese imports with tariffs, ramping up the trade war  Article RP 
Jul 10, 2018 07:25am News BMW to shift some SUV production overseas in response to tariffs  Article RP 
Jul 03, 2018 07:05am Strategy China presses Europe for anti-U.S. alliance on trade  Article RP 
Jun 28, 2018 02:00pm Analysis U.S. Steel expansions touted by President Trump not happening  Article RP 
Jun 27, 2018 07:30am Proposed Legislation Russia calls for retaliation against U.S. steel, aluminum tariffs  Article RP 
Jun 26, 2018 01:05pm Profile Maybe Trade Wars Aren’t So Easy To Win After All  Article RP 
Jun 25, 2018 07:35am News Harley-Davidson, stung by tariffs, shifts some production overseas  Article RP 
Jun 22, 2018 10:15am Rule Change Trump threatens Europe with 20 percent tariffs on auto imports, escalating trade showdown with U.S. allies  Article RP 
Jun 19, 2018 02:50pm Speech Trump says Canadians are smuggling shoes out of the US  Article RP 
Jun 19, 2018 03:50am News Trump escalates China trade war, threatens tariffs on $200 billion in products  Article RP 
Jun 18, 2018 10:00am News India's retaliatory tariffs on 30 US items to rake in additional $240 mn   Article RP 
Jun 15, 2018 08:00am Rule Change Tough US tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports  Article RP 
May 31, 2018 05:55pm News Trudeau says NAFTA negotiations stalled after Pence demanded sunset clause  Article RP 
May 31, 2018 08:45am Rule Change Trump imposes steel and aluminum tariffs on the European Union, Canada and Mexico  Article RP 
May 29, 2018 08:00am Announcement White House announces tech tariffs, investment restrictions on China  Article RP 
May 23, 2018 07:30pm Rule Change Trump calls for new tariffs on imported cars and trucks, escalating trade wars  Article RP 
May 01, 2018 05:00pm News Trump trade adviser: All countries exempted from steel tariffs will face quotas  Article IndyGeorgia 
Apr 20, 2018 05:15am News Lighthizer favors hardball tactic with Congress on NAFTA  Article RP 
Apr 12, 2018 12:35pm Speculative Trump weighs rejoining Trans-Pacific Partnership amid trade dispute with China  Article RP 
Apr 03, 2018 04:45pm Strategy Trump administration targets $50 billion in Chinese electronics, aerospace and machinery goods with tariffs  Article RP 
Mar 20, 2018 06:25am Speculative Trump considering to target China in new round of tariffs  Article RP 
Mar 13, 2018 02:50pm General Trump eyes tariffs on up to $60 billion Chinese goods; tech, telecoms, apparel targeted  Article RP 
Feb 16, 2018 11:00am News Commerce recommends major tariffs on steel and aluminum  Article RP 
Jan 29, 2018 06:00pm Report NAFTA Talks Stalled, As World Moves on Without U.S.  Article PA Indy 
Jan 23, 2018 06:40pm Announcement Trudeau announces trade agreement without U.S.  Article RP 
Nov 09, 2017 10:30pm Commentary Trump’s Trade Policies Keep Backfiring   Article RP 
Sep 02, 2017 05:00pm Speculative Trump considering ending South Korea trade pact   Article RP 
Jan 26, 2017 04:00pm Proposed Legislation Trump Endorses Plan for 20% Tax on All Imports  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2016 04:00pm Analysis NAFTA’s Impact on the U.S. Economy: What Are the Facts?  Article RP 
Jul 09, 2012 08:00am Announcement General Motors Will Slash Outsourcing In IT Overhaul  Article RP 
Jun 13, 2012 08:15am Scandal Obama Trade Document Leaked, Revealing New Corporate Powers And Broken Campaign Promises  Article Craverguy 
May 18, 2012 04:00am Rule Change U.S. Solar Tariffs on Chinese Cells May Boost Prices  Article RP 
May 02, 2012 04:00pm Speculative Is Obama Pushing Us Closer To Replace The U.S. Dollar With The “amero”?  Article Jason 
Jan 11, 2012 05:00pm Announcement President Obama Issues Call to Action to Invest in America at White House "Insourcing American Jobs" Forum  Article RP 
Oct 12, 2011 11:20pm Proposed Legislation Congress approves free trade agreement with South Korea, first of 3 trade deals  Article Jason 
Dec 03, 2010 05:05pm News U.S., South Korea reach trade deal  Article Jason 
Nov 14, 2010 11:20pm Statement Conrad: Obama leaving South Korea without trade deal was 'show of strength'   Article Jason 
Nov 11, 2010 04:35am General U.S. and S. Korea fail to resolve free-trade pact  Article Jason 
Nov 09, 2010 05:00am General APEC meetings open with talk of Pacific Rim FTA  Article kal 
Aug 20, 2010 12:00am General South Korean envoy lobbies for trade pact  Article Jason 
Jul 30, 2010 12:55am News U.S. Will File Labor Complaint Against Guatemala  Article Jason 
Jun 06, 2010 04:00pm Proposed Legislation Bipartisan group of lawmakers urge Obama to back Colombia free trade pact  Article Jason 
Apr 03, 2010 01:25pm Statement Trade rep. bearish on completing free trade agreements this year  Article Jason 
Apr 01, 2010 12:10am Report US report faults China for unfair trade rules  Article Jason 
Mar 29, 2010 07:55pm General WITH CHEAP FOOD IMPORTS, HAITI CAN’T FEED ITSELF  Article Penguin 
Dec 31, 2009 04:25pm News U.S. International Trade Commission rules in favor of U.S. steel industry on subsidized Chinese imports  Article ArmyDem 
Nov 05, 2009 03:35pm Editorial The Good Trade 'War'  Article Jason 
Sep 16, 2009 03:00am General Tire tariffs show another cost of cap and trade: Free trade  Article Jason 
Sep 09, 2009 02:30am General U.S. Steel Pushes Obama to Choose Workers Over Trade  Article Jason 
Aug 25, 2009 04:40pm Commentary Sickeningly Sweet - Sugar Quotas & Obama's Protectionism   Article Jason 
Aug 21, 2009 12:00am Commentary Rising tide of trade to sink Pacific  Article Jason 
Aug 18, 2009 02:00am Commentary China Is Being Smart On Trade. Will We?  Article Jason 
Aug 17, 2009 10:00pm General Tire unions pressing Obama  Article Jason 
Aug 13, 2009 10:00pm Legal Ruling China's limits on entertainment imports violate free trade practices, WTO rules  Article Jason 
Aug 11, 2009 10:00pm News Canada signs free trade deal with Panama  Article Jason 
Aug 06, 2009 02:20pm Proposed Legislation Barney Frank Endorses Regulatory Protectionism  Not Available Jason 
Jul 20, 2009 10:50pm Opinion Serious About Green Jobs? It's Time to Throw 'Free Trade' out the Window  Article Jason 
Jul 18, 2009 03:00am General Fight against carbon could put shackles on global free trade  Article Jason 
Jul 17, 2009 04:00am Commentary Commentary: Free Trade In Trouble  Article Jason 
Jul 17, 2009 03:00am General U.S. in Tight Spot on Trade   Article Jason 
Jul 09, 2009 07:40am General Auto Program in Climate Bill Raises Trade Concerns  Not Available Jason 
Jun 28, 2009 04:30am Announcement WTO: Some Trade Limits OK to Stop Climate Change  Article Jason 
Jun 08, 2009 07:00am General Radioactive cheese grater found in Flint illustrates lack of federal oversight  Article kal 
May 14, 2009 06:00am Editorial New Finance Rules Have Potential to Alter the Path of Global Trade  Article Jason 
Mar 19, 2009 11:00pm News Mexico levies higher tariffs on U.S. imports  Article ArmyDem 
Feb 24, 2009 12:00pm Opinion How the Economy was Lost  Article Craverguy 
Feb 01, 2009 03:00pm General Barack Obama to dilute 'Buy American' plan after Europe threatens US with trade war   Article kal 
Dec 29, 2008 09:00am News When textile quotas end this week, will U.S. jobs go, too?  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 28, 2008 05:00am News Mexico Halts Meat Imports Over Labeling   Article Jason 
Nov 13, 2008 08:30pm Commentary Knowing when to walk away  Article Craverguy 
Jul 01, 2008 12:05pm Poll Majority against free trade  Article RP 
Jun 24, 2008 09:00am Analysis Oil Price Fallout: Jobs Coming Home?  Article RP 
Apr 09, 2008 05:00pm Commentary Economists: Don't Blame NAFTA For Downturn  Article RP 
Apr 09, 2008 11:00am Proposed Legislation Pelosi to prevent Colombia vote  Article RP 
Apr 08, 2008 10:00am News Asian Inflation Begins to Sting U.S. Shoppers  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 02, 2008 09:00am News U.S. Alarmed as Some Exports Veer Off Course  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 31, 2008 12:45am News MPs to vote for deal on China  Article Karma Policeman 
Mar 16, 2008 06:00am Commentary NAFTA's legacy: the worst agreement we ever signed  Article kal 
Oct 04, 2007 06:00pm Poll Republicans Grow Skeptical On Free Trade  Article RP 
Sep 11, 2007 07:20pm Proposed Legislation Senate Votes to Ban Mexican Trucks  Article RP 
Jul 06, 2007 04:00pm News Clinton, Obama support getting tough on China  Article ArmyDem 
Jan 09, 2007 02:00am News House Votes To Tighten Rules on Tariff Breaks  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 20, 2006 01:00pm News Dems vow oversight, as W.H. stands by China on currency  Article Servo 
Sep 14, 2006 12:00am Proposed Legislation Two senators unveil plan to eliminate trade gap  Article Penguin 
Aug 11, 2006 12:00pm Editorial Where economics meets religious fundamentalism  Article RP 
Apr 09, 2006 02:30pm News China agrees to car parts talks  Article Guy 
Mar 03, 2006 12:00pm Opinion U.S. can't afford more free trade  Article Guy 
Feb 09, 2006 08:00pm News Canadian dollar parity with US dollar looms  Article Servo 
Jan 18, 2006 11:25am News Buffett: U.S. trade deficit could create "political turmoil"  Article Servo 
Sep 20, 2005 01:10pm Analysis LET FREE TRADE REIGN  Article CBlock941 
Aug 03, 2005 01:00pm Editorial The protectionist party  Article NoMoreBS 
Jul 29, 2005 04:00pm News CAFTA vote could hurt Republicans in [Minnesota's] Red River Valley  Article The Oncoming Storm 
Jul 28, 2005 09:00am News House Approves Free Trade Pact With Central American Nations  Article Ben 
Jul 21, 2005 09:50am News China Loosens Dollar Peg  Article Servo 
May 21, 2005 01:00pm News To honor Uncle Sam, patriotic Americans buy Chinese  Article Servo 
May 18, 2005 04:00pm News U.S. Limiting Chinese Clothing Imports  Article ArmyDem 
May 10, 2005 09:00am News China's revaluation of the yuan could be imminent, analysts say  Article Servo 
May 09, 2005 08:10am News Toyota, Nissan, Asia Automakers Grab Record U.S. Share in April  Article Ben 
May 08, 2005 09:15pm News Two sides warming up for battle over CAFTA  Article FreedomDemocrat 
Mar 31, 2005 03:30pm News Bush seeks extension of fast-track trade authority  Article Servo 
Feb 03, 2005 12:00am News US Senate to mull deadline for China to revalue yuan  Article Servo 
Dec 07, 2004 12:00am News White House can't explain lurking trade imbalance  Article Servo 
Dec 01, 2004 12:00am Analysis China Is Willing to Narrow Trade Gap With U.S. -- But By Buying America's Best Weapons and Military Technology  Article Servo 
Nov 19, 2004 12:00am News Greenspan: U.S. trade gap could hurt economy  Article Servo 
Oct 14, 2004 12:00am News Oil Prices Push U.S. Trade Deficit to Near-Record Level  Article New York Democrat 
May 16, 2004 12:00am News Kerry Says He'll Toughen Trade Deals  Article Servo 
Apr 29, 2004 12:00am News U.S. to Fight WTO's Farm Subsidies Stance  Article Servo 
Apr 02, 2004 12:00am News US report cites broad range of trade barriers  Article Servo 
Mar 20, 2004 12:00am Commentary The Raimondo fiasco  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 01, 2004 12:00am News EU slaps multi-million dollar trade sanctions on US  Article Eddie 
Feb 24, 2004 12:00am News Poll: Free trade loses backers  Article Servo 
Feb 21, 2004 12:00am News NAFTA Becomes a Campaign Issue Again  Article Gerald Farinas 
Feb 21, 2004 12:00am News US Trade Envoy Defends Bill To Curb Outsourcing Of Jobs  Article Servo 
Feb 19, 2004 12:00am Editorial Outsourcing good for Americans  Article Tony82 
Feb 13, 2004 12:00am News U.S. Trade Deficit Hits Record in 2003  Article Gerald Farinas 
Feb 07, 2004 12:00am Commentary Protection Racket: Trade barriers won't help South Carolina's economy--or America's  Article Tony82 
Jan 15, 2004 12:00am News Trade Deficit Shrinks in November  Article Tony82 
Dec 17, 2003 12:00am News U.S. Finalizes Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA)  Article PragCon 3.0 
Dec 12, 2003 12:00am News U.S. trade deficit swells to $41.77 billion in October  Article RP 
Dec 01, 2003 12:00am News President To Drop Tariffs On Steel  Article RP 
Nov 19, 2003 12:00am News China cancels U.S. trade trips  Article Servo 
Nov 18, 2003 12:00am News US firms told 'take UK jobs home'  Article Servo 
Nov 18, 2003 12:00am News U.S. Announces Limits on Apparel Imports From China  Article Eddie 
Nov 18, 2003 12:00am News U.S. Announces Limits on Apparel Imports From China  Article Tony82 
Oct 13, 2003 12:00am News Protectionism: all talk, no action  Article Tony82 
Sep 29, 2003 12:00am News Tear down trade barriers  Article Servo 
Sep 19, 2003 12:00am General Steel Tariffs Appear to Have Backfired on Bush  Article Ced 
Sep 17, 2003 12:00am News Bush to take another look at tariffs on steel  Article Tony82 
Sep 15, 2003 12:00am News New Export Rules Ease IT Work in India  Article Servo 
Jun 19, 2003 12:00am News Deficit Swells to Record $136.1 Billion  Article Ced 
Jan 16, 2003 11:09am General WTO Judges: US Breaks Rules with Byrd Law  Article Servo