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New Economic Model Predicts Tariffs Will Bring US Job Growth

December 06, 2018

Editor’s note:  CPA’s recent study on the positive impact of tariffs was covered in the Epoch Times.  Despite many critics projecting that tariffs will push the U.S. economy into a recession, a newly released study predicts that the duties will promote job growth in the United States. [ NATHAN SU | December...

CPA Job Posting: Marketing and Development Manager

December 05, 2018

The CPA Education Fund, the charitable arm of the Coalition for a Prosperous America, is looking for a Marketing and Development Manager who is an excellent oral communicator, highly organized and a self starter. The candidate will help organize and oversee our membership relations, communications, development efforts and education programs....

CPA Hopeful that China Tariffs will Increase after 90-Day Delay

December 03, 2018

Trump-Xi deal understandable, but meaningful action doubtful Washington. President Trump met with Chinese President Xi Xinping at the G20 this past weekend. The two leaders forged a preliminary agreement to delay a planned January increase in US Section 301 tariffs—which were set to rise from 10 percent to 25 percent on $200B of...

Trump should stay tough on China at the G-20

December 02, 2018

As global leaders gather Friday in Argentina for the Group of 20 (G-20) summit, some are hoping that President Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping will negotiate a compromise on current trade tensions. Op-ed by Dan DiMicco, CPA Chairman, appeared originally in The Hill on November 30, 2018

CPA Op-ed: The Trouble with a Trump-Xi Deal at the G20 in Argentina

December 02, 2018

President Donald Trump’s tariffs on China will be a major topic at the G20 meeting in Argentina this week. Pundits have been quick to criticize the president for launching a trade war — and have called for compromise. Op-ed by Michael Stumo, CEO of CPA, originally appeared in LifeZette on...

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News from Around the Web

  • Trump is right on fighting China over IP theft: Zach Mottl

    December 07, 2018

    Editor’s note: CPA board member Zach Mottl, Atlas Tool, appeared on Fox News to discuss China’s intellectual property theft, why they will not change, and why the administration is right to impose tariffs.

  • We don’t feel better off, because we’re not

    December 07, 2018

    Earlier this year, trade experts explained to two audiences in Seattle how workers should adjust to the global economy. Workers displaced by global competition could learn computer skills and move to Boston, San Francisco, and Seattle. [Stan Sorsc...

  • Dethrone ‘King Dollar’

    December 05, 2018

    Editor’s note. This four year old article by Jared Bernstein, former Chief Economist for former VP Joe Biden is an excellent explanation of why and how the US dollar value has a major influence on our trade deficit. CPA has the solution, a market ...

  • Trump Names Lighthizer to Run U.S.-China Negotiations

    December 03, 2018

    Editor’s note: This is a positive development.  WASHINGTON—President Trump has named U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, a hard-liner on China, to head trade negotiations with Beijing following a weekend summitwith Chinese President Xi Ji...

  • Scholars Warn of Chinese Influence Operations in U.S.

    December 03, 2018

    Excerpt: Many of the people who contributed to the report are prominent scholars with a deep affection for China who held out hope that its government would liberalize. Their disillusionment represents a shift in the debate over the trajectory of ...

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