Trade Agreement

Do Last Week's Midterm Results Mean the TPP's Inevitability?

Do Last Week's Midterm Results Mean the TPP's Inevitability?
The Trans-Pacific Partnership has long been the boogeyman hiding under America's bed. The TPP, which was written to favor corporations over local domestic law with deregulations, was kept at bay by Democrats in the Senate. Unfortunately, something happened last week that significantly hurt those Dems' ability to fight the international "trade agreement" boogeyman.
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Franken-Foods Create Stumbling Block to US-Euro Trade Agreement

Franken-Foods Create Stumbling Block to US-Euro Trade Agreement
Genetically modified foods are creating a stumbling block between the US and European Union as they negotiate a massive free trade agreement. US companies would like to keep their lax regulatory structure, whereas European laws dictate strict labeling and compliance for any food that is genetically engineered.
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