On May 11, Ambassador Kirk delivered remarks on student loans and college affordability at a “Don’t Double My Rate” event at Brookhaven Community College in Farmers Branch, Texas.
On May 3, Ambassadors Kirk and Marantis participated in the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue in Beijing, China.
Ambassador Kirk traveled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to meet with government and business leaders to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership, advance regional objectives and deliver a speech on U.S.- Asia Pacific trade policy.
Blog Post: Talking TPP in Malaysia
On Friday, April 13, Ambassadors Kirk and Sapiro traveled to Cartagena, Colombia to participate in the Summit of the Americas.
On Friday, March 16th, Ambassador Kirk will traveled to Houston, Texas to give remarks at the Greater Houston Partnership luncheon, attend a tour of the Port of Houston and briefing by the Port Chairman, James Edmonds, and meet with local elected officials.
Blog Post: Ambassador Kirk Visits Houston
United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk and Ambassador Michael Punke traveled to Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum and meetings regarding the Doha Development Agenda.