White House Moves To Combine Trade Agencies

Law360, New York (March 14, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT) -- The White House on Friday directed the Office of Management and Budget to begin laying out a plan for restructuring executive agencies overseeing trade and exports, in an effort to streamline and pare back duplication among federal trade regulators.

The trade agency overhaul will be the first task on the agenda for a newly created Government Reform for Competitiveness and Innovation Initiative, spearheaded by OMB's deputy director for management, Jeffrey Zients, according to the White House memo.

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