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Lawmakers Worry About Sugar Prices; Renegotiate NAFTA Now
**A growing concern among U.S. lawmakers and food manufacturers that they’ll see the price of sugar go up if the sugar refining industry gets what it’s demanding from Mexico.
A group of 51 House members has signed onto a letter to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross not to go through with some proposals l…
Environmentalists Warn About Trump Puget Sound Budget
SEATTLE (AP) — State officials, environmental advocates and others are warning of dire environmental and economic consequences if President Donald Trump's cuts to Puget Sound and other environmental programs go through as proposed.
The Environmental Protection Agency's funding for Puget Sound — about…
Executive Director Of The LIBRE To Speak In Yakima
Daniel Garza, Executive Director for The LIBRE Initiative (LIBRE) and former White House staffer, will visit Toppenish and Yakima, Washington to meet with students, business, faith and community leaders. He will deliver remarks on the importance of promoting greater personal and economic freed…