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New York’s Efforts to Ban Secret Deals Will Bring Transparency and Accountability

May 18, 2022 — Ban Secret Deals, a coalition of national and state-based policy and advocacy partners fighting to bring accountability and transparency to state and local economic development, today applauded New York state senators for passing S1196, legislation that prohibits the use of non-disclosure agreements in economic development deals.

Smart Trade Policy is Key to Rebuilding Domestic Solar Capacity

May 16, 2022 — The American Economic Liberties Project released the following statement after E&E news reported that Korean solar corporation Hanwha Qcells, in response to the Biden Commerce Department’s investigation of whether Chinese exporters are circumventing U.S. trade law by moving solar components through third party countries, will dramatically ramp up production at its Georgia plant, bring its total output to 3 gigawatts of solar.

Senator Warren’s New Price Gouging Prevention Act Cracks Down on Corporations’ Pricing Power

May 12, 2022 — The American Economic Liberties Project released a statement in response to the introduction of the Price Gouging Prevention Act by Senator Elizabeth Warren.

Economic Liberties’ Statement on Alvaro Bedoya’s Senate Confirmation for FTC Commissioner

May 11, 2022 — The American Economic Liberties Project issued a statement following the U.S. Senate’s vote to confirm Alvaro Bedoya as Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

There Are No Legal Grounds for Demand that Kanter Recuse Himself in Google Litigation

May 10, 2022 — The American Economic Liberties Project released a statement in response to news that Assistant Attorney General of Antitrust Jonathan Kanter is being barred from working on the Department of Justice’s antitrust suit against Google.