Bill introduced on Tuesday or Wednesday
A group of senators – Republicans and Democrats are going on Tuesday to introduce a bill that makes Donald trump (or any US President) to seek congressional approval before to set tariffs based on national security considerations.
This was reported to journalists on Tuesday by Republican Senator Bob Corker, who heads the Senate Committee on international Affairs. According to him, the bill could be presented on Tuesday or Wednesday, and its goal is to curtail the powers of the President provided for 232-th article of the Law on the trade expansion of 1962.
The proposed measure was drafted after President trump last month decided to find out, do not hurt the import car the US auto industry, which may lead to higher fees – up to 25% “for reasons of national security.”