'A thorn in the side.'

Leach, Peter T.
June 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/16/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 24, p52
Discusses the demand of U.S. businesses to end the threat the Jackson-Vanik amendment poses to the trade relations between U.S. and Russia. Effect of the amendment on trade; Support for U.S. President George W. Bush's plea for the U.S. Congress to lift the Jackson-Vanik threat from the Russian trade; Reasons for the untimeliness of the lobbying campaign to get U.S. Congress to exempt Russia.


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