Advisory Committee on Trade Policy and Negotiations

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Advisory Committee on Trade Policy and Negotiations

A body that advises the United States Trade Representative on policy matters. The Committee consists of members from the private sector; for example, they may be drawn from consulting companies, banks, universities, lobbying groups, or almost any other organization. It consists of approximately 40 members.
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Initially, I viewed my participation in ACTPN as an opportunity to contribute, on behalf of the labor community, to the formation of United States trade policy.
During my service on ACTPN, I repeatedly and consistently asserted that all trade agreements must include enforceable labor and environmental standards -- something that is crucial for CAFTA in particular.
The ACTPN serves to advise the President on the negotiation of new trade deals, implementation of U.
ACTPN is the White House's premier private-sector advisory panel on international trade.