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Lighthizer Confirmed as USTR
Lighthizer Confirmed as USTR
In an 82-14 vote, the Senate confirmed Robert Lighthizer as President Donald Trump�s new U.S. Trade Representative on Thursday. Lighthizer�s approval paves the way for the administration to begin the process of renegotiating the North American Free Tra...
PLASTICS Submits Comments to Department of Commerce on Trade
PLASTICS Submits Comments to Department of Commerce on Trade
An Executive Order signed by President Trump on March 31, 2017, called for a review of all trade agreements in force by several federal departments and agencies.
Ossoff and Handel Head to Runoff in Georgia 6th Special Election
Ossoff and Handel Head to Runoff in Georgia 6th Special Election
The race to fill Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price�s old seat in the House of Representatives will proceed to a June 20 runoff after no candidate met the required 50 percent threshold during the April 18 special election. A traditionally...
Rep. Ted Budd Visits Berry Global in Mooresville, NC
Rep. Ted Budd Visits Berry Global in Mooresville, NC
U.S. Representative Ted Budd (R-NC) visited Berry Global�s plant in Mooresville, NC on February 28 to get a first-hand look at the plastics industry in his district.
February Producer Prices Show Strong Economic Fundamentals
February Producer Prices Show Strong Economic Fundamentals
February�s headline producer price index (PPI), which measures the change in prices at the wholesale or producer level, increased 0.2 percent in February according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) report. Core PPI, however, advanced highe...
PCS Company Welcomes State Lawmakers
PCS Company Welcomes State Lawmakers
Earlier this fall, PLASTICS Member�PCS Company hosted Michigan State Representative Bill Sowerby (D-31) and State Senator Steve Bieda at their Fraser, MI�facility.�Representative Sowerby has been involved in public service in the Macomb County area for...