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Obama Administration Continues Pitch to Steamroll Corporate-Friendly Trade Deal


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Obama Administration Continues Pitch to Steamroll Corporate-Friendly Trade Deal

Andrea Germanos, staff writer

The Obama administration is continuing its push for controversial legislation that would fast track trade deals including the massive Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), now nearing the end stages.

The legislation is Trade Promotion Authority, also known as Fast Track, which Rich Bindell of watchdog group Food and Water Watch described as a "highway to hell."


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Not unlike the crafting of NAFTA by GHWB passed on to Clinton for passage, the recent CAFTA implementation under Obama (set in motion by GWB) or the historic creation of the World Bank and GATT...all created to benefit business (and spread capitalism around the world) regardless of the major drawbacks and disastrous affects on all nations.