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Former Rep. James Traficant

 

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TRAFICANT, James A., Jr., 


Monday, October 12, 1998

TRAFICANT WANTS PRESIDENT TO IMPOSE TEMPORARY BAN ON STEEL IMPORTS

Washington, D.C. – U. S. Rep. James A. Traficant, Jr. (D–OH) tonight offered on the House floor a privileged motion to have the House consider a resolution calling on the President to impose a one-year ban on steel imports from Japan, Russia or Brazil.  Under the rules of the House, the House must consider Traficant's motion within three days.  The Traficant resolution, which is non-binding, calls upon the President to:

Later tonight Traficant will also be working with his House colleagues to defeat a watered-down resolution on the steel crisis, and force the House to consider a tougher resolution calling on the President to take concrete and immediate action to enforce international trade agreements and stop illegal dumping of foreign-made steel into the U.S.

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