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A new series from Need to Know -- Trading Views -- where we will look at the changes in trade policy seen in the last few years.  With the signing of a phase one trade deal happening imminently, we're taking a look at how tariffs have affected businesses.  To do that we're on location in Morristown TN to talk to Rusty Smith of Forenta, and Roger Porter of Porter's Tire.


Rusty Smith

President, Forenta LP

Roger Porter

CEO, Porter Tire, Morristown TN

Congressional Relations

The Wilson Center’s office of Congressional Relations works to maintain a vibrant relationship with Members of Congress and their staffs. We organize and run a series of educational programs led by Wilson Center experts, ranging from seminars to podcasts, with the purpose of increasing congressional staffers’ knowledge of international policy. We also coordinate outreach to Capitol Hill, including testimonies by Wilson Center scholars and briefings for Members of Congress.  Read more