Offshoring. Globalization. NAFTA-style trade policy.
Steve Phillips of AWPPW – Rep. DeFazio’s guest at State of the Union – didn’t like what he heard.
The vote follows a campaign by Oregon Strong Voice Lane County, a project of the Oregon AFL-CIO.
In Oregon, U.S Sen. Jeff Merkley and U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio say they will oppose the TPP.
The veil is off the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and it’s not pretty.
Why? Because trade deficits have risen after virtually every trade agreement.
The 12-nation pact would favor the rights of investors over workers
Even Hillary Clinton, who once called TPP “the gold standard” deal, now says she opposes it.
Local 290 won’t endorse any politician who votes for the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
President Obama: Put your cards on the table and let the people see what you’ve gotten us into.
Late August mailing went to union members in 28 Congressional districts.