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Bloomberg: After Defeating Cohn, Trump’s Trade Warrior Is on the Rise Again

President Donald Trump’s nationalist trade adviser Peter Navarro has staged a startling comeback. Last year he nearly disappeared from view when his small operation was subsumed under the White House’s National Economic Council, which was headed by his rival, Gary Cohn, the free-trader who was president of Goldman Sachs. Now, Cohn’s on his way out while the steel and aluminum tariffs that Navarro advocates are on the verge of becoming national policy.… More...
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NAFTA negotiations could exempt Canada, Mexico from tariffs: Peter Navarro

White House National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro told FOX Business’ Charles Payne that Canada and Mexico have an opportunity to remove themselves from President Donald Trump’s tariff plan by renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). More...
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Steel and aluminum tariffs: Navarro on CBS, Face the Nation

Transcript: White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on “Face the Nation,” March 4, 2018 President Trump’s announcement of new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports shook markets this week and prompted criticism from some fellow Republicans, who warned that making imports more expensive will hurt domestic manufacturers and could spark a wider trade war. Peter Navarro is the director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy, making him one of the most influential voices advising Mr. Trump on trade More...
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Bloomberg: Peter Navarro Says Trade Deficits Aren’t Always Bad

See the interview here… After Donald Trump’s election, the flow of manufacturers setting up shop south of the border dwindled to a trickle. Ford Motor Co. and Carrier Corp., caught in Trump’s Twitter crosshairs, scrapped plans to move jobs to Mexico in two very public examples of the slowdown. But now the pace is picking back up. Illinois Tool Works Inc. will close an auto-parts plant in Mazon, Illinois, this month and head to Ciudad Juarez. Triumph Group Inc. is… More...
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Renegotiating bad trade deals: CNBC

Trump’s point man on trade: ‘We envision a more Germany-style economy’ The administration of President Donald Trump wants manufacturing jobs to make up about a fifth of the American workforce, said Peter Navarro, tapped by Trump to lead the newly created National Trade Council. Navarro told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday that part of his job at the National Trade Council is matching the needs of industry with the skills of U.S. PN: What we’re concerned about is American workers,… More...
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Tax cuts, Trump trade agenda / FBN, Mornings with Maria

January 24, 2017 – FBN, Mornings with Maria Maria Bartiromo: Joining us now is Peter Navarro. He is the Director-designee of the White House National Trade Council. Peter, it’s good to see you. Thanks for joining us. PN: Great to talk to you, Maria. It’s been awhile. Maria: Yeah, I haven’t spoken to you. Congratulations on everything; you’ve been a key advisor to the President as it relates to trade. We want to talk about this. What… More...