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Lighthizer calls for post-pandemic U.S. industrial policy

June 4, 2020 at 5:05 PM
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday said the United States should establish a post-coronavirus pandemic industrial policy -- which could include increased tariffs and subsidies -- to reshore supply chains so that “all the things that we need” to handle crises are made in the U.S. “We need a policy -- be it subsidies or tariffs or whatever it takes -- we have to have an industrial policy so we never find ourselves in this position again where we’re...

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