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Sat Jun 23, 2012, 07:58 PM

53. Obama Trade Deal Worse Than NAFTA--- PETITION

http://act.rootsaction.org/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=6218&Email=kdmpf@hotmail.com

As a candidate, Obama promised to renegotiate NAFTA, the trade deal that has undermined workers and the environment. Now leaks of negotiations with eight Pacific countries reveal Obama's intention to out-NAFTA NAFTA.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal has been negotiated in secret (except for 600 corporate advisors). The TPP would:

--reward outsourcing of jobs to lower-wage countries;
--give foreign corporations immunity from U.S. laws;
--allow foreign corporations to challenge U.S. laws in foreign (secret) tribunals; and
--wipe out national protections for workers or the environment.

Take a minute to tell President Obama (and Congress) that we won't stand for it. CLICK ON LINK

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