WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jim Risch (R-Idaho), ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, today introduced the Economic and Commercial Opportunities and Networks Act (ECON Act), to strengthen economic and commercial diplomacy.
“U.S. foreign policy must include strong economic and commercial diplomacy and policy,” said Risch. “Today I introduced the ECON Act to ensure we have the right strategy and tools to advance economic partnerships abroad and strengthen the U.S. economy here at home.”
Text of the ECON Act can be found here.