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Trump Declares TPP Still Dead. So Now What?
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Trump Declares TPP Still Dead. So Now What?

Though TPP was killed by a long progressive fight that resulted in it not having the votes to pass Congress, of course, he took credit for killing it himself. So now that that’s over, how should our country trade with the world?
The Damage From Free Trade Helped Elect Trump

The Damage From Free Trade Helped Elect Trump

In the late 70s the country was told that "protectionism" is bad for the economy and was sold "free trade" as a way to bring prosperity and jobs. "Laid-off workers would be "freed up" to get better jobs. Well, they never got better jobs
Iowa Town Hall Meetings Discussing TPP This Week

Iowa Town Hall Meetings Discussing TPP This Week

This week Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI Action), Our Revolution (Bernie Sanders' group), and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) will hold a series of town hall meetings across Iowa.