Grassley Says Trade Deals Top of Mind With Ag Community


Radio 570 WNAX (SD)

Apr 19, 2017


During the recent Congressional recess, Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley has been holding town meetings across the state. He says the top agricultural concern heís hearing about is the need for trade agreements.


He says with the United States no longer involved in the Trans Pacific Partnership or TPP, itís essential the U.S. move forward with a bilateral trade deal with Japan. And thereís a real urgency now that Japan is taking the lead on a TPP agreement and moving forward without the U.S.


Grassley is hoping that a final bilateral pact with Japan includes...


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