Kat, a trade reporter for MLex, originally cut her teeth at Tax Analysts, where she covered Congress and the Internal Revenue Service. She also focused on health care and tax for Bloomberg BNA and The Hill. Kat was previously a staff writer for a community newspaper in Washington, D.C. and a reporting fellow for the Sunlight Foundation, where she wrote about money and influence in federal politics and policy.
Selected Insights by Kat
The Trump administration will investigate the national security impact of foreign-sourced materials used to make electrical transformers.
The US Department of Justice withdrew comments it filed last week in a trade remedy investigation on mattresses from eight countries.
An interagency panel to monitor Mexico’s labor reforms. A rule to delay compliance for some auto companies.
Covid-19, hurricane season spark Duracell, Energizer push to lift tariffs on China-sourced batteriesEnergizer Holdings and Duracell say their operations won’t be able to meet an upcoming surge of demand for batteries during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tariff-relief requests for surgical tools, air filters, breathing circuits, other products flood US trade officeElectric surgical tools, heating systems, air filters, respiratory devices, tankless water heaters and machines that make medical masks are among the imports for which businesses this week have sought US relief from China tariffs in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.