Leo Gerard: The TPP: Another Deadly Trade Deal

Americans who once earned family-supporting wages working in factories, foundries and mills across this country began destroying themselves at a shocking rate five years after implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). [Reposted from Campaign for America’s Future  |  Leo Gerard  |  November 0, 2015] That’s because such deals – schemes exactly like…

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Breitbart: CAMPAIGN MGR ON TPP: TRUMP COMMITTED TO BILATERAL RENEGOTIATIONS, SEEKING TWO-THIRDS VOTE IN SENATE

On Wednesday’s Breitbart News Daily on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125, Donald Trump’s campaign manager said Trump is committed to renegotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement with the 11 nations and then honoring the Constitution by getting two-thirds of the Senate to approve those bilateral agreements. [Reposted from Breitbart  |  Tony Lee  |  November 11,…

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PR Newswire: USW Applauds Trade Duties Kept on China Steel Plate Imports

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The United Steelworkers (USW) confirmed a unanimous vote by the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) to sustain anti-dumping duties on steel plate imports from China that are protecting thousands of American union steelworker jobs at plate mills in Pennsylvania, Indiana and Louisiana. [Reposted from PR Newswire  |  November 10,…

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Michele Nash-Hoff: San Diego Region Identifies and Tackles Skills Gap

On Thursday, November 6th, nearly 500 business leaders, educators, career counselors, and economic and workforce development professionals attended the San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP) conference on “Identifying, Tackling, and Closing the Skills Gap.” This conference was a follow up to the one-day conference held in October 2014 where reports analyzing five industry sectors vital to…

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News Release: CPA Releases Competitiveness Strategy for the United States

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 11, 2015 Contact: Paola Masman, Media Director 202-688-5145, [email protected] Washington, DC ~ The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) released today “A Competitiveness Strategy for the United States – America at a Crossroads.” “Across the USA, localities and states employ plans to attract jobs,” said Brian O’Shaughnessy, CPA Chief Co-Chair…

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