Pissed at Congress for Fast Track TPP Vote

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While Cali Congress folks Susan Davis and Scott Peters were in Balboa Park at the Old Globe on August 11 waving public funds in the air to local artists, the So Cal Fair Trade Campaign was picketing both Davis & Peters for their YES votes to fast track the TPP (Trans Pacific Partnership) trade agreement.

The TPP is thought to be a neoliberal free trade agreement that would expand NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) modeled policies to New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Brunei. However, specifics are not known as the negotiations were held privately and documents have not been made public (except a few drafts released through Wikileaks). --Read More--