Expert Suggests Biden Push For Revised Trade Authority On Climate

November 24, 2020
The forthcoming expiration of authority for streamlined Hill approval of trade deals could give the incoming Biden administration an opening to seek removal of current limits on its ability to factor greenhouse gas-related considerations into such deals, according to one trade policy expert. The issue one of several ways in which climate and trade policy could intersect after President Donald Trump leaves office in January, observers say, with many flagging as one possible flashpoint a pending carbon tariff policy the...

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