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Panama Trade Agreement

House Approves Controversial Trade Deal

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress voted to approve a free trade agreement with Panama, a country of less than 4 million that still carries economic weight becaus...

Obama's Free Trade Sleight of Hand

Tim Robertson | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics
Tim Robertson

Obama is ignoring growing opposition from his Democratic base and voters across the political spectrum to resurrect policies Congress has refused to approve for over four years. And to get his message across, he's using every trick in the book.

WATCH: Zach Carter Discusses Controversial Panama Trade Deal With Dylan Ratigan

Huff TV | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

HuffPost's Zach Carter appeared on MSNBC's 'The Dylan Ratigan Show' to discuss the controversial trade agreement between the U.S. and Panama. Carter r...

Jennifer Bendery

White House Threatens To Hold Up Trade Pacts | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is drawing a line in the sand with Republicans over pending trade deals, one of few areas with the potential for ...

Labor, House Dems Stall Panama Trade Deal

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Naiman

if the Wall Street boys thought they were just going to run the table on international economic policy in this administration, they had another thing coming.

Obama's Panama Opportunity

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Shapiro

President Barack Obama will soon be making his first trip to Latin America to attend the Summit of the Americas. This visit is an important opportunit...