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The 1990's-Era Debate That Just Won't Stop Raging

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.12.2012 | Business

Critics claim that the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) hurt American workers. But apparently NAFTA raised U.S. wages, according to a new s...

The Last Thing American Workers and Our Economy Needs...

Rep. Dennis Kucinich | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
Rep. Dennis Kucinich

Unfortunately, the proposed free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama do nothing to address the significant flaws in the free trade model that prioritize the rights of multinational companies over the rights of workers and the American economy.

Jason Linkins

Fortune Article Selectively Quotes Obama, Misleads On NAFTA Position

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An article from Fortune Magazine, entitled "Obama: NAFTA not so bad after all," captures the Democratic candidate walking back his previously stated p...

Obama Supporter: Goolsbee Should Clarify NAFTA Comments To Canada

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A bit of a veer off topic on the Obama conference call to press Clinton to drop Mark Penn. Teamsters President James Hoffa, asked about Austan Goolsb...

Obama Camp: Clinton Owes Apology Over NAFTA Comments

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

*** NEW UPDATES BELOW *** Yesterday, with the release of Sen. Clinton's schedule as the former first lady, ABC reported: One interesting event in Se...

Obama Denies Assuring Canada on NAFTA

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Canada's parliament took up the issue of Obama's position on NAFTA today, with Liberal leaders angrily accusing conservative Prime Minister St...

Canadian Paper Stands By Story Criticizing Obama On NAFTA

CTV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Allegations of double talk on NAFTA from the Obama and Clinton campaigns dominated the U.S. political landscape on Thursday. On Wednesday, CTV report...

NAFTA Criticism Evokes Response From Canada, Mexico

New York Sun | Josh Gerstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Canada and Mexico are rebuking the top Democratic presidential candidates, senators Clinton and Obama, for vowing to renegotiate the North American Fr...

Obama To Clinton: You Can't Pick And Choose From Your Husband's Administration

MSNBC | Aswini Anburajan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At a press conference here today, Obama claimed that Hillary Clinton had to take responsibility for the passage of NAFTA, because "she has essentially...