Tag Archive: Trade Promotion Authority

TPA Clears Bicameral Panels; Floor Debate Expected

April 29, 2015 10:30 am Published by

Recently, the bipartisan, bicameral Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 to renew TPA was passed through House and Senate Committees and is now poised for floor action in the coming weeks. that establishes concrete rules for international trade negotiations to help the U.S. deliver strong, high-standard trade agreements that will boost American exports and create new economic opportunities and better jobs for American workers, manufacturers, farmers, ranchers and entrepreneurs.

Latest Exporting Updates from SBEA

April 15, 2015 10:57 am Published by

Policymakers have been increasingly engaged on the exporting front in the past month with a focus on reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank, renewing trade promotion authority and various other trade deals

2014 Trade Agenda & 2013 Annual Report Released

March 12, 2014 9:10 am Published by

Last week, the Obama administration released to Congress its 2014 Trade Policy Agenda and 2013 Annual Report which describes steps the administration intends to take to continue pushing for enhanced U.S. exports.

House Hearing on Small Biz Trade Agenda

January 29, 2014 9:25 am Published by

On Tuesday, the Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade, led by presiding Chairman Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) held a hearing on small business trade and how international agreements impact small firms.

Bipartisan, Bicameral Trade Promotion Authority Bill Introduced

January 16, 2014 7:00 am Published by

On Jan. 9, bipartisan leaders from both the House and Senate jointly introduced Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation that will put in place the necessary mechanisms and special procedures for the negotiation, consideration, and implementation of future trade agreements.