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U.S. sets new tariffs on Chinese solar imports
Reuters ^ | May 17, 2012 | Matt Daily

Posted on 05/17/2012 4:46:07 PM PDT by mdittmar

(Reuters) - The United States hit Chinese solar companies with punitive import tariffs of 30 percent or more on Thursday, ruling they had dumped cut-price solar panels into the U.S. market.

In the latest salvo in a series of ongoing trade disputes between Beijing and Washington, the U.S. Commerce Department said it sided with U.S.-based solar companies that had complained a wave of Chinese imports had wrongly undercut their pricing and forced several renewable players out of business.

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I'm confused,The Federal Government borrow trillions from China so obama can give it to his cronies in the solar industry ,that donated to him,to create "Green Jobs",they go bankrupt and run off with the loan money and it's China's fault?

Do I have this right,I'm so confused.

1 posted on 05/17/2012 4:46:09 PM PDT by mdittmar
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To: mdittmar

Political move to blame Solyndra et.al. failures on the Chinese.


2 posted on 05/17/2012 5:44:44 PM PDT by Loyal Buckeye
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3 posted on 05/17/2012 6:45:22 PM PDT by ButThreeLeftsDo (FR: Now, More Than Ever.)
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To: mdittmar

And lib states like Maryland force electric companies to use solar power, which they are taxing here.


4 posted on 05/17/2012 7:36:54 PM PDT by sickoflibs (Romney is a liberal. Just watch him closely try to screw us.)
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To: mdittmar

BUY AMERICAN

Good start.

America first.

5 posted on 05/17/2012 7:42:33 PM PDT by Cringing Negativism Network (America doesn't need any new laws. America needs freedom!)
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Just to be clear:

Obama is a Communist, and needs to LOSE in November.

America first.

Obama second.


6 posted on 05/17/2012 7:45:11 PM PDT by Cringing Negativism Network (America doesn't need any new laws. America needs freedom!)
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