Washington Trade Daily: Hitting Canada on TPP

Canada’s participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiation is at risk because it has “declined to seriously engage” in talks about opening up its dairy, poultry and egg industries, according to the U.S. government’s chief agricultural negotiator, the National Post reported (see related report this issue). Ambassador Darci Vetter said the choice on whether to…

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AAM: Manufacturing Lost 1,000 Jobs in March

The Department of Labor reported this morning that America’s manufacturing sector lost 1,000 jobs in March. [Reposted from the Alliance for American Manufacturing site  |  April 3, 2015] The #AAMeter, which tracks President Obama’s promise to create 1 million new manufacturing jobs in his second term, decreased to +372,000 jobs, after revisions to previous months’…

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