Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Pact–a Bad Deal for America

Opt-Ed by Senator Dick Black 

Obama’s mammoth trade deal--the Trans-Pacific Partnership—is now before Congress.  It has the backing of President Obama and almost every Republican Senator.  Democrat senators voted against it, but signs are that many of them were simply waiting to “see Mr. Green.”  Once the price was right, they changed their votes and put their own interests ahead of the American worker.  But this is another sell-out for American workers—and one that we must oppose.(more...)