Friday, 30 March 2012

The TRADE Act offer a New Model for Trade

Many offshore, deregulation and other proponents of business-as-usual trade rule claim that those who contest NAFTA-style trade pacts somehow oppose trade, as if there’s only one way of doing things. This tired old myth is easy to disprove.

ORFTC supports a landmark piece of fair trade legislation call the TRADE Act, which has over 150 cosponsors in the final Congress; include the vast best part of House Democrats. The bill offer a way to help sure that future trade policy in fact profit operational people and strengthen the economy, as well as defensive consumers, the situation, public health and small farmers, both at home and abroad.

The TRADE Act is support nationally by a wide range of progressive organization including the AFL-CIO, Change to Win, Sierra Club, National Farmers Union, Public Citizen, Machinists, AFSCME, and Teamsters, message Workers of America, UNITE HERE, and Friends of the Earth, countrywide Family Farm Coalition, Public Citizen, Citizens Trade Campaign and many others. Please voice your maintain for this main legislation as it move forward in the new Congress