AFT to Biden Administration: ‘Time to End Trade War, Bring Relief to American Businesses and Manufacturers’

WASHINGTON, D.C., (January 20, 2021) — Today, Americans for Free Trade spokesperson Jonathan Gold released the following statement after President Joe Biden’s Inauguration that welcomes the opportunity to work with the Biden administration to end the ongoing trade war with China.

“Americans for Free Trade congratulates President Biden on his inauguration and looks forward to working with him and his administration to help the millions of American businesses, workers, farmers, and manufacturers who have been struggling because of the trade war with China. The next four years offer new opportunities for relief and economic prosperity. President Biden’s administration can make a significant first step in recovery efforts by lifting the tariffs and reforming previous trade policies that further harm businesses and consumers. Our coalition stands ready to assist in this effort and relieve Americans who have already paid billions of dollars in tariffs.”