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U.S. Challenges China Trade Subsidies on Cars, Auto Parts

President Barack Obama told an Ohio audience that a new trade complaint against China shows his commitment to protecting U.S. jobs, and he accused Republican Mitt Romney of profiting from outsourcing to China.

Addressing 4,500 supporters in a crucial swing state where one in eight jobs is tied to the auto industry, Obama said Romney has claimed he’ll “take the fight to China,” even though as a private-equity executive he “made money investing in companies that uprooted from here and went to China.”