Protectionist bills ahead, importers told

Friedman, Arthur
October 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/23/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 78, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on statements made by Mark Neuman, senior adviser for government affairs for The Limited, about the possibility of protectionist legislation should United States President Bill Clinton be reelected. Proposed Textile and Apparel Global Competition Act as an attempt to turn back the clock on free trade policy; Comments from other persons involved in the import trade.


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