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ObamaTrade nears House vote

ObamaTrade nears House vote

The House of Representatives is reportedly nearing a vote on “fast track” Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) which could come as soon as Friday. Even as Democratic leaders huddled in the Capitol over ways to help House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner move a package of trade bills to a vote, the Republican-controlled House Rules Committee […]

ObamaTrade support crumbling in House

ObamaTrade support crumbling in House

Support for “Fast Track” Trade Promotion Authority is crumbling in the House of Representatives as constituents flood their elected officials with calls and emails, assuring backlash for any vote to give the Obama Administration more unchecked power to negotiate foreign trade pacts: The total number of definite Republican no votes on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) […]

Blumenthal to testify on Benghazi on June 16

Blumenthal to testify on Benghazi on June 16

Sidney Blumenthal, long serving ClintonWorld loyalist, will appear in front of the House Committee investigating the attack on the consulate in Benghazi, Libya that left four Americans dead including Ambassador Chris Stevens. “This appearance before the Select Committee on Benghazi involves a witness deposition, which is typically done in private,” according to an advisory from […]

WikiLinks releases shocking ObamaTrade secrets

WikiLeaks releases shocking ObamaTrade secrets

WikiLeaks, the information transparency organization best known for leaking US Military and Intelligence services information in the Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden cases, has released a trove of documents related to the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA). Like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), TiSA is being negotiated behind […]

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