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By Shane Lasley
Metal Tech News 

Cruz aims to end US reliance on China REE

Texas Sen. introduces bill to bolster domestic supply chain Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – May 13, 2020


Last updated 7/10/2022 at 2:35pm

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Rare earth elements such as cerium, europium, neodymium, dysprosium, praseodymium, lanthanum, and others are vital to numerous high-tech and defense applications.

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) May 12 introduced the Onshoring Rare Earths Act of 2020, or ORE Act, legislation to end the United States' dependence on China for rare earth elements and other critical minerals used to manufacture our defense technologies and high-tech products.

"Our ability as a nation to manufacture defense technologies and support our military is dangerously dependent on our ab...

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