The leadership in Beijing, I think, is deeply divided over how to deal with the United States.

The city attorney retains complete discretion to engage in litigation.

There is a certain attitude, I think, in China that ... we the Chinese were misused by the West, by the outside world, for well over a century and sort of the outside world owes it to us.

By passing the permanent trade legislation and then by working to get them in the World Trade Organization, it seems to me we put ourselves on the side of the reform elements in China.