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I don’t think Biden is particularly focused on the Apple Watch ban.

Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said yesterday that the administration is “tracking this case and the December 25th deadline” — after which imports of new watches will be banned over a patent dispute.

Jean-Pierre indicated that the US Trade Representative will be the one making the decision on whether to block the ban:

“Ambassador Tai is obviously carefully considering all of the factors in this case, so I don’t want to get ahead of any decisions that may come out of USTR. But she certainly has the authority to decide.”