The 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement has become a thorny issue for presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her Democratic Party, says CQ Roll Call’s trade reporter Ellyn Ferguson, who explains in detail what’s at stake. Donald Trump’s and Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign rhetoric has emboldened anti-TPP activists, who have turned a usually wonky debate to a national conversation that transcends party politics.
— Ellyn Ferguson (@vaferguson) July 29, 2016
— John T. Bennett (@BennettJohnT) July 29, 2016
A vote for Clinton-Kaine is a vote for TPP, NAFTA, high taxes, radical regulation, and massive influx of refugees.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 28, 2016
Lots of anti-TPP signs in the crowd pic.twitter.com/PDICBWL7Of
— Shane Goldmacher (@ShaneGoldmacher) July 28, 2016