- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not voted
Committee on FinanceIntroducedMay 2nd, 2019
- senate Committees
Congress needs to reassert its constitutional authority over U.S. trade and tariff policies and expand its oversight of the executive branch, particularly as it relates to tariffs imposed by President Trump which are threatening to cause a global economic meltdown.
The president has the power to impose tariffs, and there’s no need for Congress to interfere in how the executive branch carries out U.S. trade policy. Giving the president broad latitude on trade matters allows the chief executive to ensure good trade deals for the U.S.