Ron Wyden

Blunt and McCaskill
12:47 pm
Wed September 21, 2011

Blunt and McCaskill push for crack down on illegal trade practices

Mo. Senators Roy Blunt and Claire McCaskill are pushing legislation to crack down on unfair trade policy.

This week, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., introduced legislation aimed at cracking down on unfair trade practices and boosting manufacturing jobs in the state.

McCaskill 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.

She says the legislation will help in pursuing and successfully collecting duties.

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