Haiti Trade Bill Sails Through Senate, Heads To Obama
The Senate passed the measure in a voice vote Thursday, a day after the U.S. House of Representatives approved it. The Haiti Economic Lift Program Act is geared toward hastening Haiti's economic recovery following a catastrophic earthquake earlier in 2010 by allowing more goods from its apparel industry to enter the U.S. duty-free.
Haiti's apparel industry makes up the vast majority...
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