Center for Food Safety
Center for Food Safety campaign leader

Everyone knows that the Obama Administration and Republican leadership in Congress rarely agree on anything, but when it comes to sealing the deal on non-transparent trade agreements they seem to be bosom buddies. Deviating from typical political party positioning, Republican leaders are advocating that Congress grant the Obama Administration “Fast Track” authority or Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), with an eye toward passing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. This morning we got the news that a Fast Track deal was reached in Congress.

Center for Food Safety
About this article
  • Inspired 2 signatures
  • Viewed 290 times
  • Shared 33 times
to comment