Fast-track trade for the TPP: David Price says — No. (With an *) Plus, an afternoon update …
June 12, 2015 at 12:16PM
Are you riveted to your news feed(s), awaiting word on the fate of fast-track Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) in the U.S House of Representatives, which is the key to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, and then there's the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) law, which either is or is not going to be funded by cuts to Medicare? Well, it's Congress, folks, and I could 'splain it to you, but chances are I'd get something wrong and even if I didn't, the facts "on the ground," as they say, would change within the hour.