Trans-Pacific Partnership

Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership: Meet the ‘partners’

Vietnam, Malaysia, and Brunei are human rights violators where workers lack basic rights.


Why claims about the “unprecedented” labor protections of the TPP sound so familiar …

Congress, listen up: Most of your constituents oppose fast track

It's time to call a halt after two decades of jobs being America’s largest export.


In Portland, Obama collects cash from the 1%, and touts a trade deal written by the Fortune 500.

Wyden trying to pull a fast one on fast track

A fast track bill to pave the way for new NAFTAs passes two Congressional committee

Avakian urges Congress to nix TPP trade deal

Panel at AFL-CIO-sponsored event says fast track trade deal is a power grab by large corporations

Labor ramps up fight against free trade deal

AFL-CIO is freezing all political contributions while the fast track debate is on.

Trade deals that work for workers

For decades, the benefits of trade deals haven’t trickled down to working families.

Fast track fight begins

AFL-CIO launches fight against "NAFTA on steroids"

NAFTA-style TPP delayed, but fast track may come up

The deal covering 12 Pacific Rim nations was supposed to be signed, sealed and delivered last month

Secret Pacific Rim trade deal on track to completion

Obama's NAFTA-style treaty with 11 Pacific Rim nations is slated for signing in October

Senator Wyden gets an earful at TPP town hall

Up to 200 turned out on a work day at a listening session about a secret Pacific Rim trade deal.

At Obama fundraiser, union millworkers protest trade policy

As NAFTA-style treaties proliferate, AWPPW has lost thousands of members to mill closures.

New round of trade talks keep public in dark, but not lobbyists

Members of Congress demand Obama administration transparency in Trans-Pacific Partnership