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US South Korea Trade Deal

Our Failed Trade Policies Are Not Creating Jobs at Home

Pearl Korn | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics
Pearl Korn

While the ugly and rancorous "fiscal cliff" battle has been playing out in Washington, another negotiation equally critical for America was also being conducted, this one behind closed doors far across the ocean: the impending Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.

Dan Froomkin

Want To Know Who Will Benefit Most From Trade Deals? Watch The Lobbyists | Dan Froomkin | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The three major free trade agreements Congress will soon consider are being promoted as a big win for American workers. But take a good ...

Breakthrough Between Congress And Obama Admin Paves Way For Free Trade Deals

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House and congressional lawmakers reached a deal Tuesday to propel three coveted free trade agreements toward a vote on C...

The Korea Trade Deal Is Lose-Lose

Lori Wallach | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lori Wallach

The bottom line for the U.S.-South Korea FTA is that some large U.S., Korean and Chinese multinational firms could gain at the expense of the majority of people in both countries.

U.S. Fails To Finalize Stalled Trade Deal With South Korea

AP | KELLY OLSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea and the United States failed to score a breakthrough on a long-stalled free trade agreement and will keep negot...

AFL-CIO Announces Opposition To Korean Trade Agreement

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AFL-CIO has come out against a proposed trade agreement with South Korea, a deal that still requires congressional approval. In a statement Thursd...