Dave Ladd, President of RDL & Associates, was recently a guest on the Linder Farm Network to provide a brief update regarding prospects for an omnibus spending package in the closing days of the 2015, as well Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) and its status related to the fiscal year (fy) 2016 Omnibus package.
The ruling by the World Trade Organization (WTO) announcing $1.01 billion in annual retaliatory tariffs by Canada ($781 million) and Mexico ($227 million) will be imposed on, as yet, unspecified products. The level of retaliatory tariffs, as well as the specific products, could be announced as early as the week of December 14, 2015.
The agriculture issues segment can be accessed here: https://soundcloud.com/rdl-associates/linder-farm-network-agriculture-issues-in-congress
The COOL segment can be accessed here: https://soundcloud.com/rdl-associates