Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Lawmakers Pledge Close Scrutiny of Obama’s TPP Trade Deal

The Obama administration has released the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, launching what is expected to be a fierce battle in the U.S. Congress over the controversial 12-country Pacific Rim trade accord. Under the terms of so-called "fast-track" legislation passed by Congress earlier this year, Congress now has 90 days to study, deliberate and debate the details of the trade deal, known as the TPP, before holding votes on whether to ratify it in the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter