NCBA Pleased Ag Secretary Says Administration Will Seek Reauthorization Of TPA


Radio 570 WNAX (SD)

Apr 5, 2021


There’s been little from the Biden administration about their trade plans or the prospect of renewing Trade Promotion Authority. However, Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack made clear the administration will seek its renewal. National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s Vice President of Government Affairs Ethan Lane says having TPA in place is important for America’s cattle producers.


He says getting the two parties in Congress to agree can be a bit of a challenge lately however trade issues usually are an area where both sides can agree.


Lane says having TPA in place is critical especially if the U.S. decides to work to enter the Comprehensive Trans Pacific Partnership Trade agreement...


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