REP. LIEU CONGRATULATES KATHERINE TAI ON HER CONFIRMATION AS U.S. TRADE REP

March 17, 2021
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued the following statement after the Senate confirmed Katherine Tai as United States Trade Representative. Previously, Tai served as the chief lawyer on trade for the powerful House Ways and Means Committee. Before that, she served as Chief Counsel for China Trade Enforcement at USTR.

“Congratulations to Katherine Tai on her historic confirmation as our new U.S. Trade Representative. She is an expert in her field and a deeply committed public servant. Her expansive knowledge of the human impact of trade policies will inform her work on behalf of American workers and families. We are lucky to have her and I look forward to finding opportunities to work with her and the Biden Administration on trade issues.”

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