Corporate America descends on Washington to fight Trump's China tariffs

Business-Standard | June 17, 2019

Corporate America descends on Washington to fight Trump's China tariffs
New Balance Athletics Inc. has long advocated and benefited from tariffs, competing with Nike Inc. and other footwear companies while still making shoes in the US. Now, it’s among the critics of President Donald Trump’s duties testifying at a public hearing starting Monday. The Boston-based firm said while it supports Trump’s efforts to force China to address intellectual property theft in a trade deal, its U.S. factories are supported by a global supply chain connected to China and built over decades. Duties on soles and other components would hurt the business, as do China’s retaliatory tariffs on U.S. exports, the company said.

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The State of Mississippi developed its Five-Year Consolidated Plan in the 2015 program year (covering 2015-2019) in response to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD's) consolidation of the planning and application aspects of four HUD Programs.