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Issue BriefMay 20, 2020 - 10:00am

Setting the Record Straight on the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United States

CLAIM: The WTO was created in 1995 to manage the global economy, and in doing so has undermined U.S. sovereignty and drawn economic policymaking authority away from nation-states.

Issue BriefApr 17, 2020 - 6:00pm

Learning the Right Lessons: Safeguarding the U.S. Supply of Medicines and Medical Products

By John Murphy, U.S. Chamber of CommerceThe COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted a heavy toll on the United States in lost lives and mounting economic hardship. While our resilience is unquestionable, the pandemic has laid bare the inadequacies of some aspects of U.S. preparedness, and policy changes are clearly warranted.

Issue BriefApr 07, 2020 - 3:30pm

International Principles on Export Restrictions in the COVID-19 Pandemic

International Principles on Export Restrictions in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Issue BriefApr 06, 2020 - 10:45pm

International Principles for Safeguarding Essential Economic Functions in the COVID-19 Pandemic

International Principles for Safeguarding Essential Economic Functions in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Issue BriefMar 27, 2020 - 12:30pm

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: DOL Q&A

The Wage and Hour Division at the Department of Labor has created an expanded question and answer page for employers seeking to meet the requirements of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  You can find this page here: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-questions

Issue BriefMar 17, 2020 - 12:45pm

Summary of Latest Congressional Action on Coronavirus Response

Summary of Latest Congressional Action on Coronavirus Response