YOU SHOULD KNOW…
Yesterday, Congressman Mark Pocan of Wisconsin, the Communications Workers of America, United Steelworkers, Sierra Club and the American Federation of Teachers joined the BlueGreen Alliance in calling on Congress to oppose “Fast Track” trade legislation that would keep trade deals shrouded in secrecy and remove the ability of Congress to protect American workers, our environment and public health. (Al-Jazeera America and San Francisco Chronicle)
QUOTE OF THE DAY
“We need to put fast track on the slow track to ensure that the TPP is done right,” said BlueGreen Alliance executive director Kim Glas. “We need fair, transparent trade that doesn’t engage the U.S. in a race to the bottom."