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Key Decisions on Newsprint Tariffs Coming in August
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Key Decisions on Newsprint Tariffs Coming in August

Two critical decisions on the newsprint trade case are coming in August. First, the Department of Commerce is expected to announce its final determination on countervailing and antidumping duties on Canadian imports of newsprint on August 2 or 3. Those tariffs currently range as high as 32 percent.  While the ... Read More
Newsprint Tariff Print Ad: "One V. Many"
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Newsprint Tariff Print Ad: “One V. Many”

In collaboration with the STOPP Coalition, we are providing the below print ad to promote and encourage signatures on a Petition to the ITC to reverse the newsprint tax. Please run on in your publications and promote the Petition to help us get to 10,000 signatures by July 17! ... Read More
Reps. Noem and Crist Introduce “PRINT” Act in House
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Reps. Noem and Crist Introduce “PRINT” Act in House

Rep. Kristi Noem, R-SD and Charlie Crist (D-FL) yesterday introduced legislation to suspend tariffs on Canadian imports of uncoated groundwood paper ... Read More
How to Talk to Your Representatives About the PRINT Act
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How to Talk to Your Representatives About the PRINT Act

The U.S. government recently imposed tariffs on imported uncoated groundwood pulp and paper — what the industry knows as newsprint. We need you to fight these unfair taxes. These discussion points will help you talk to your Congressmen and -women and your Senators about the PRINT Act to end these ... Read More
“PRINT” Act Introduced to Protect Publishers, Printers from Tariffs
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“PRINT” Act Introduced to Protect Publishers, Printers from Tariffs

Today, in an effort to protect printers and publishers from unwarranted tariffs, Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME) introduced the “Protecting Rational Incentives in Newsprint Trade Act of 2018,” or “PRINT Act.” ... Read More
Canadian Newsprint Is Not the Enemy — Tariffs Are
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Canadian Newsprint Is Not the Enemy — Tariffs Are

Every day at the News Media Alliance headquarters, a stack of newspapers arrives for myself and the staff. But with the Department of Commerce and the International Trade Commission currently considering tariffs on Canadian newsprint, those days of screen-free reading could be coming to an end. The fact that newsprint ... Read More
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