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Industry, labor groups urge Trump to shorten timelines in steel/aluminum cases

November 29, 2016 at 12:50 PM
Industry and labor sources from the domestic steel and aluminum industries are urging President-elect Trump to take steps to speed up the process for moving cases -- primarily against China -- through the U.S. International Trade Commission and Department of Commerce, perhaps through the appointment of a chief trade prosecutor. Former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton called for creating such a prosecutor position but Trump has yet to weigh in on the idea. “I sometimes wonder if [Trump] has overspoken on...


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