Ron Wyden http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Blunt and McCaskill push for crack down on illegal trade practices http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/blunt-and-mccaskill-push-crack-down-illegal-trade-practices <p>This week, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., introduced legislation aimed at cracking down on unfair trade practices and boosting manufacturing jobs in the state.</p><p>McCaskill&nbsp;says many Missouri companies have expressed frustration that an increasing number of foreign shippers are using unscrupulous and illegal tactics to avoid paying penalties they owe for illegal trade practices.</p><p>She says the legislation will help in pursuing and successfully collecting duties.</p> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 17:47:18 +0000 Julie Bierach 2095 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Blunt and McCaskill push for crack down on illegal trade practices