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Flake introduces bill to neutralize Trump’s tariffs on steel, aluminum

March 12, 2018
Following through on a pledge he made last week, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) on Monday introduced legislation to counteract tariffs on steel and aluminum . “We in Congress simply can't be complicit as this administration courts economic disaster in this fashion,” Flake said in a Senate floor speech. “I would urge my colleagues to join me in exercising our constitutional oversight and to invalidate these irresponsible tariffs.” According to Flake’s office, the bill would “nullify the tariffs by prohibiting the...


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