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Fact Check: Senator Hatch Wrongly Suggests Aid For Displaced Workers Lacks Bipartisan Support

MOMENTS AGO ON THE FLOOR, SENATOR HATCH CALLED BIPARTISAN SUPPORT FOR TRADE ADJUSTMENT ASSISTANCE A “MYTH”…   Sen. Hatch Called TAA “Ineffective Program” “Now, if that is the case, I can’t understand why we would expand this ineffective program.” [Floor Remarks, 9/20/11]   Sen Hatch: TAA Has “Always Been” Controversial, “Myth” of Strong Bipartisan Support.…

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China Trade

Over the last two decades, the manufacturing base of the United States has shed hundreds of thousands of jobs in states across the country.  A bipartisan and ideologically diverse group of economists have suggested that this is in large part due to unfair trade practices, substantially on the part of the Chinese.  These practices range…

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