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Bipartisan Senate group wants info on China's Corporate Social Credit System

December 2, 2019
A broad, bipartisan group of senators has asked the Trump administration, by way of a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, to probe China's Corporate Social Credit System and its implications for U.S. companies and workers. In the Dec. 2 letter , 25 senators from both parties note that China unveiled its plans for a social credit system in 2014, outlining its “efforts to create a unified algorithmic system to grade both domestic and international firms against more than...

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