Petition Obama Administration to Make Trade Work for Working Families
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Tell the Obama administration and U.S. negotiators to make trade policy work for working families. Sign the petition today!
Our U.S. trade team is negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement (TPP FTA). This would be the biggest trade agreement in U.S. history. If not done right, it could lead to more U.S. jobs being outsourced, the erosion of workers’ rights and Buy America provisions, and undermining of U.S. environmental and consumer safety protections.
We cannot afford to repeat the mistakes of past trade policy.
Therefore, we, the undersigned, call on you to ensure the TPP FTA:
1. Creates jobs in the United States and does not promote offshoring;
2. Improves working conditions and strengthens workers’ rights at home and abroad;
3. Allows governments to prioritize spending taxpayer funds locally; and
4. Protects the rights of sovereign governments to make policies in the public interest, including policies with respect to clean air and water, affordable medicines and food safety.
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|19130||Thu Aug 25 13:50:24 EDT 2016||Anonymous|
|19129||Thu Aug 25 07:19:03 EDT 2016||Juan Gonzalez|
|19128||Mon Aug 22 02:28:06 EDT 2016||Susan Brown||9 pro-Fast Track GOP voters are now anti-TPP.
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|19127||Wed Nov 11 13:40:07 EST 2015||William Mellor||This undermines the nation to strengthen multinationals and corporate politicians.|
|19126||Sat Jul 04 07:41:26 EDT 2015||Lisa Wagner|
|19125||Thu May 07 21:19:00 EDT 2015||Thomas Hochman|
|19124||Fri Feb 06 18:42:01 EST 2015||Cody Jerome||Let's make this a GMO Free Planet!|
|19123||Sun Apr 06 15:37:49 EDT 2014||Nancy Hoffman|
|19122||Sun Feb 02 05:43:06 EST 2014||Susan Brown||I am extremely dismayed that you have not publicly opposed Fast Track Authority for the TPP like many of your colleagues have. Please make a clear public statement on your position on Fast Track and the More....|
|19121||Mon Dec 23 14:06:18 EST 2013||Anonymous|
|19120||Sun Jul 21 08:13:07 EDT 2013||K. Arnone|
|19119||Wed Jul 10 13:47:06 EDT 2013||Paola Medina|
|19118||Mon Jul 08 18:02:17 EDT 2013||Anonymous|
|19117||Tue May 07 20:18:18 EDT 2013||Anonymous|
|19116||Wed May 01 17:40:12 EDT 2013||Travis Logan||WE ARE THE 99%!!!|
|19115||Tue Apr 02 10:32:50 EDT 2013||Christopher Dunham|
|19114||Thu Jan 03 20:47:10 EST 2013||Nicolle|
|19113||Wed Dec 05 16:37:53 EST 2012||Kevin KREISS|
|19112||Mon Nov 19 05:08:21 EST 2012||Jaclyn Green|
|19111||Mon Oct 22 21:06:02 EDT 2012||Vince Mendieta|
|19110||Sat Oct 06 04:50:11 EDT 2012||Carley Broder|
|19109||Fri Oct 05 17:23:31 EDT 2012||Anonymous|
|19108||Fri Oct 05 17:14:04 EDT 2012||Anonymous|
|19107||Wed Oct 03 11:40:27 EDT 2012||Catherine Hart|
|19106||Sun Sep 30 14:54:18 EDT 2012||Daniel Jankowski|
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