India has benefited from its developing country status in two major ways. One is through duty-free access to the U.S. market for some of its goods through the Generalized System of Preferences, or GSP. In 2018, $6.31 billion, or 15 percent, of $41.77 billion in U.S. imports from India entered this way. The nonreciprocal treatment for certain products is estimated to be worth about $260 million a year. … [Read more...] about Strengthen trade rules with 1 billion people, or sell more soybeans?
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They also forced votes on calling former national security adviser John BoltonJohn Bolton'Parasite' studio fires back after Trump criticism: 'He can't read' Trump swipes at 'little wise guy' Brad Pitt, Korean film 'Parasite' during rally Bolton on impeachment: 'My testimony would have made no difference to the ultimate outcome' MORE, acting White House chief of staff Mick MulvaneyJohn (Mick) Michael MulvaneyMulvaney confirms he'd have to take a pay cut to be permanent White House chief of staff The Hill's Morning Report — Sanders, Dems zero in on Super Tuesday Issues with CDC coronavirus test pose challenges for expanded screening MORE, Mulvaney’s adviser Robert Blair and Michael Duffey, an OMB official. Like the motion for documents, each of the requests for a deal upfront on witnesses was tabled in a 53-47 vote. … [Read more...] about Senate Republicans muscle through rules for Trump trial
Senate Democrats are quietly talking about asking Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiCongress to get election security briefing next month amid Intel drama New York man accused of making death threats against Schumer, Schiff Twitter, Facebook split on manipulated Bloomberg video MORE (D-Calif.) to hold articles of impeachment in the House until Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellTop GOP super PAC spent money on NC Democrat Everytown plans ad blitz on anniversary of House background check bill Kentucky state official says foreign adversaries 'routinely' scan election systems MORE (R-Ky.) agrees to a fair rules package for a Senate trial. … [Read more...] about Democrats seek leverage for Trump impeachment trial
“If Donald Trump perceives that Sen. Sanders is his best general election opponent, and the Russians according to what Sanders just said are attempting to help Sanders, that means that the president and the Russians are aligned in who they want the president’s opponent to be upcoming in the fall,” Rep. Eric SwalwellEric Michael SwalwellCalifornia lawmakers mark Day of Remembrance for Japanese internment Chris Wallace: 'Just insane' Swalwell is talking impeaching Trump again McCarthy says Trump did not interfere in Roger Stone case MORE (D-Calif.), a member of the House Intelligence Community and former presidential candidate, told MSNBC on Friday night. … [Read more...] about Russian interference reports rock Capitol Hill
Thanks to the leadership of Democrats in the governor’s office and in the General Assembly for more than a decade, we’ve seen Colorado’s economy grow to one of the best in the nation. While Trump and Gardner will take credit for Colorado’s economic growth on the stage in Colorado Springs, Colorado’s economy has actually grown in spite of them, not because of them. While Colorado Democrats have focused on forward-thinking policies to help small businesses and workforce development, Trump and Gardner focused on taking care of their wealthy donors. While their signature Republican tax scam lets the ultra-wealthy and largest corporations pay even less in taxes than they did before, working and middle-class Colorado families saw less if any tax reductions. … [Read more...] about Morgan Carroll: All the lies Trump will tell Coloradans when he comes to town