The Hill: GOP scrambling to limit defections on trade

House Republican opposition to sweeping trade legislation isn’t breaking down along traditional Tea Party-GOP establishment fault lines. [Reposted from The Hill  |  Scott Wong and Vicki Needham  |  May 3, 3015] But the pockets of GOP defections will give President Obama and Republican leaders little wiggle room to muscle a bill through the lower chamber.…

M&T News: “Imports Are Surging From China Because China Is Breaking The International Rules Of Trade, Yet The U.S. Does Nothing “

  U.S. industry is increasingly uncompetitive in global markets and the consequences of fast-growing trade imbalances could be troublesome for the American economy and the international financial system, according to analyst Ernest Preeg of the Manufacturers Alliance / MAPI. [by Richard McCormack | April 28, 2015 | M&T News] In a stunning report outlining the…

American Thinker: Fast-Tracking America’s Economic Destruction

Last week’s congressional committee votes to give President Obama “Fast Track” negotiating power may go down in economic history as among the most self-destructive ever.  The leaders of the Republican Party betrayed their voters, may have destroyed their own political careers, and may have even destroyed America’s economic future. [Reposted from American Thinker  |  Howard…