The TPP bill is sitting in a windowless room on Capitol Hill that only members of Congress can enter, without staff or notes or phones.
Economy & Budget
The TPP is about rewriting the rules of the global economy to favor big businesses at the expense of almost everyone else.
TPA should not be seen as a partisan, political issue – instead, it is a tool to empower the United States.
Just one trade agreement has been finalized in the past 40 years without TPA.
We need to ensure that our veterans have the social capital to complement their intellectual capital.
Poverty affects who we are as a country.
TPA will bring how we trade into the 21st century.
It’s time to re-prioritize our tax goals for the good of our nation.
It would lower wages for ordinary Americans and increase income inequality.
In January, I was asked to sign a letter to President Barack Obama expressing deep concern with the prospect of fast-track trade authority. Allowing the President to strike sweeping trade deals outside of the congressional amendment process is an...