Category Archives: Tariffs

TPA – Poison Pill or Vitamin Pill for Free Trade?

BREAKING NEWS – Monday, June 8, 2015 from breitbart.com/big-government – Breitbart reports today that Rep. Duncan Hunter has requested the House Majority Leader, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, to delay voting on any fast-track authority  usually called the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the President, until the President makes public all information and text related to the proposed, [...]
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Will America Run Out of Sugar? The Situation is not Very Sweet

The Wall Street Journal reported today that some companies are concerned that the government’s quotas on sugar imports might result in America running out of sugar.  So, what’s going on with sugar any way?  What’s the problem? Well, the situation is not very sweet.  Instead of a completely free market in sugar, America’s USDA regulates how much sugar [...]
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