Sen. Jeff Sessions tells Fox's Maria Bartiromo that House Speaker needs to get on board and endorse Trump sooner and not later and accuses Ryan of not reading trade agreements.
Wonkbook is supposed to be the busy person's policy guide. Maybe they should double-check their facts in this Bernie Sanders piece.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen's opposition is a BFD.
Feckless trade policies have contributed to the decline of our middle class. Surely it is time not for a fast track but for a strategic change of course.
The President briefly spoke about trade in his State of the Union speech. He admitted that "past trade deals haven’t always lived up to the hype," but then he called for doing more of the same.
If people come to understand and worry about the very real trade deficit, they will demand policies that are very good for regular, working people, and "Main Street" businesses that make or do things in America.
Along with killing jobs and increasing our trade deficit, these deals are a lot of what drives the increase in inequality.
This is why the New York Times pays him the big bucks, folks.
"Imagine if factories in America got orders for $540 billion of goods... the economy would be booming. ... that was just one year of our trade deficit."
After 237 years, we’re becoming a colony again.
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