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What does buy local even mean?

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One of the great enduring stupidities of modern economic life is the belief that buying American is somehow beneficial to the United States as a whole. 174 more words

Politics

The Buy American Act: New focus on government contract compliance

On April 18, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order1 requiring that every government agency “…scrupulously monitor, enforce, and comply with Buy American Laws… and minimize the use of waivers, consistent with applicable law.” 1,234 more words

Compliance

Making News: Coming up on The Laura Ingraham Show - & More!

I’m pleased to announce that my appearance on Laura Ingraham’s nationally syndicated radio show has been rescheduled for 10:15 AM EST today.  Click here to listen live to what’s sure to be a (desperately needed) outside-the-box discussion of the North Korea crisis.   89 more words

Trump

Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne disappointed with N.Y. 'Buy American' deal

TORONTO – The premier of Ontario says she’s disappointed that New York lawmakers have reached an agreement on legislation that would require state construction projects to use American iron and steel. 322 more words

Money

"Buy American" May Not Be American

By Herbert London ~

President Trump asserts with patriotic fervor that his administration stands for America First, a commendable but somewhat ambiguous concept. What gives it meaning is the idea that Americans “buy American.” Presumably when facing consumer choices Americans should look for a label that keeps them at home. 565 more words

Public Opinion

Ontario threatens its own protectionism in fight against Texas Buy American bill

TORONTO – Ontario has hired lobbyists in Texas and is threatening protectionist measures of its own as it tries to convince state officials not to pass a Buy American bill. 477 more words

World