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Tuesday, 12.4.18
NFTC Foundation to Honor Roberto Azevêdo, President George H.W. Bush and USTR Digital Trade Team
Wednesday, 10.25.17
NFTC Foundation Honors Congressman Ron Kind, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene and Congressman Erik Paulsen
Tuesday, 9.12.17
NFTC Announces Secretary Carlos Gutierrez as its New Board Chairman
Wednesday, 5.10.17
NFTC Comment Regarding Causes of Significant Trade Deficits for 2016, Docket Number DOC 2017-0003
Tuesday, 2.7.17
Jason Pack Joins the NFTC as Executive Director of the U.S.–Libya Business Association
Tuesday, 1.3.17
NFTC Welcomes Nomination of Robert Lighthizer as USTR
Monday, 12.12.16
NFTC Releases Policy Brief on "Trade, Taxes and Competitiveness: Strategies for a New Era"
Friday, 12.9.16
NFTC Foundation Honors Chairman Kevin Brady and Congressman Jared Polis for Leadership on Trade
Wednesday, 11.30.16
NFTC Names New Communications Director
Monday, 10.31.16
Vanessa P. Sciarra to Join NFTC as Vice President for Legal Affairs and Trade & Investment Policy
Thursday, 6.11.15
NFTC Letter to House Urging Renewal of Trade Adjustment Assistance
Thursday, 6.11.15
NFTC Stresses Importance of TAA
Monday, 12.15.14
NFTC Applauds Funding for TAA, Calls for Long-Term Reauthorization
Thursday, 12.4.14
NFTC Celebrates 100 Years, Policymakers Make Case for Trade
Monday, 2.3.14
NASBITE International Honors NFTC with 2014 Advancing International Trade Award
Thursday, 1.9.14
NFTC Welcomes Introduction of TPA Legislation
Wednesday, 10.9.13
Ambassador Alan Wm. Wolff Reelected as NFTC Chairman
Wednesday, 10.9.13
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden Keynote Address to the National Foreign Trade Council As Prepared for Delivery October 9, 2013
Tuesday, 3.5.13
NFTC Names James Wilkinson Vice President for Strategy and Growth
Wednesday, 2.20.13
U.S. Business Organizations Issue Joint Statement Expressing Deep Concern with New Zealand’s Announcement that it will Proceed with Plain Packaging Legislation
Tuesday, 10.16.12
NFTC Joins With Leading Business Associations in Launching New Website, Investment Policy Central
Thursday, 10.4.12
Rep. Dreier Calls for Action on Russia PNTR, Cross-Border Data Flows During Keynote Address at NFTC’s 98th Annual World Trade Dinner House Rules Committee Chairman Honored with 2012 World Trade Award
Tuesday, 6.12.12
National Foreign Trade Council Joins The American Sovereignty Campaign
Friday, 10.21.11
NFTC Applauds Signing of FTAs, TAA/GSP Legislation
Wednesday, 10.12.11
NFTC Welcomes Advancement of U.S. Trade Agenda
Monday, 10.3.11
NFTC Applauds Administration for Submitting FTAs, Urges Congress to Approve ASAP
Thursday, 9.22.11
NFTC Says Senate TAA/GSP Bill Vote Clears the Path for Submission and Approval of FTAs
Monday, 9.19.11
NFTC Applauds Senate Vote on GSP, TAA, Urges Senators to Approve Bill Without Amendments
Friday, 9.9.11
NFTC Statement on President’s Job Agenda
Wednesday, 9.7.11
NFTC Calls House Vote to Renew GSP a “Momentum-Building Occasion,” Urges Action on FTAs, TAA & ATPA in Coming Weeks
Monday, 8.15.11
NFTC Says Implementation of Colombia-Canada FTA Underscores Sense of Urgency for Congress to Act on Trade Agenda ASAP in September
Thursday, 7.7.11
NFTC Applauds Committee Approval of Free Trade Agreements, Urges Compromise to Move TAA and Preference Programs in Tandem
Monday, 6.13.11
NFTC Welcomes Colombia’s Achievement of Action Plan Milestone, Urges Action on FTAs and TAA
Tuesday, 5.3.11
U.S. Business Community Urges Congress and the Administration to Extend Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
Saturday, 2.12.11
NFTC Expresses Disappointment Over Congress Allowing Critical Trade Preference and Assistance Programs to Expire
Wednesday, 12.15.10
NFTC, US-Colombia Business Partnership Press for Renewal of Andean Trade Preferences
Tuesday, 12.14.10
NFTC Urges Congress to Extend TAA, Trade Preferences Before Adjournment
Monday, 11.29.10
NFTC and Other Leading U.S. Business Groups Urge Congress to Extend TAA Program
Thursday, 9.30.10
Rep. Camp Calls for Action on U.S. Trade Agenda in Keynote Address at NFTC’s Annual World Trade Dinner
Tuesday, 2.16.10
NFTC Welcomes Former Ford International Governmental Affairs Director as New Senior Vice President
Friday, 1.29.10
NFTC Launches Twitter Account
Thursday, 10.1.09
CEE Relocates to NFTC’s Washington, DC Offices
Thursday, 7.9.09
NFTC Launches Facebook Page
Wednesday, 2.11.09
United Businesses Urge Support of TAA in the Economic Stimulus
Thursday, 2.5.09
NFTC Commends Senate Amendment on Trade Adjustment Assistance Program
Tuesday, 12.16.08
Trade Policy Forecast
Tuesday, 11.18.08
NFTC Issues Policy Recommendations to President-elect Obama
Friday, 10.24.08
NFTC and USA*Engage Release 110th Congressional Report Card
Tuesday, 5.20.08
NFTC Commemorates World Trade Day, Urges Congress to Take Action on Pending FTAs, Trade Adjustment Assistance
Wednesday, 5.7.08
NFTC Urges President, Speaker and Congressional Leaders to Take Bipartisan Action on U.S.-Colombia FTA, TAA
Wednesday, 10.31.07
NFTC Urges House to Pass Trade Adjustment Assistance Reform Bill
Friday, 2.27.04
Statement Of The National Foreign Trade Council Board Of Directors On Offshore Outsourcing