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Ryan: Tariffs Are Not the Answer to China’s Unfair Trade Practices

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Ryan: Tariffs Are Not the Answer to China’s Unfair Trade Practices

(CNSNews.com) - House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Wednesday that tariffs are not the answer to China’s current trade practices and he agrees with Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) on the idea that President Donald Trump should sit down with China’s President Xi Jinping. “We appear to be in a full out trade war now the president plans to put an additional $200 billion worth of tariffs on China…What can Congress do to pull back some trade authority and would you support Senator Corker’s amendment to give more congressional approval over section 232?” a reporter asked. “Yeah I don’t want to hamstring the president’s negotiating tactics, but I’ve long said I don’t think tariffs are the right way