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New Senate bills tackle customs operations, China competition issues

March 17, 2023 at 4:49 PM
Senators, including several on the Senate Finance Committee, have been busy on the trade front recently, introducing a handful of bills they say will strengthen customs operations, enforcement and security, and address competition with China. The bills – the “Fighting Trade Cheats Act”, the “Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism Pilot Program Act,” the “American Innovation and Jobs Act” and a fourth as-yet-unnamed bid to establish a “China Grand Strategy Commission” – are all notably bipartisan, and the latter two have more...

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