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Trump names two deputy directors to new National Trade Council

January 5, 2017 at 5:29 PM
President-elect Trump has named two deputy directors of the new National Trade Council he announced last month, one to steer “Buy American, Hire American” efforts and the other focused on the defense industrial base. The council, to be led by economics professor Peter Navarro, will advise Trump “on innovative strategies in trade negotiations, coordinate with other agencies to assess U.S. manufacturing capabilities and the defense industrial base, and help match unemployed American workers with new opportunities in the skilled manufacturing...

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