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Pascrell, Blumenauer press Tesla on trade compliance, Xinjiang expansion

January 20, 2022 at 4:54 PM
A pair of House Ways & Means subcommittee chairs on Wednesday pressed Tesla on its compliance with U.S. trade laws amid news that the electric vehicle company has opened a showroom in the Xinjiang province of China, where the State Department alleges the Uyghur population is subject to forced labor. In a letter to Tesla founder and Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk, trade subcommittee Chair Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and oversight subcommittee Chair Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) questioned the company's desires to...

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