Washington Update: April – May 2015

April and May saw the trade policy debate rise to the top of the Washington, D.C. agenda, and USCIB was front-and-center on Trade Promotion Authority and related topics.

USCIB staff and members participated in a roundtable discussion with Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske; received a briefing from Sarah Fox, Special Representative for International Labor Affairs at the State Department; discussed competition issues with Carles Esteva Mosso, Deputy Director, General Mergers, DG Competition, European Commission; built business support that helped get TPA passed in the Senate; and represented member views in Europe, in meetings on Capitol Hill, at the OECD and the White House.

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Staff Contact:   Alice Slayton Clark

Director, Investment, Trade and China
Tel: 202.682.0051

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