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Only Elizabeth Warren & 3 Other Dems Oppose Obama's TPP Secrecy Supporting Nominee for Trade Representative

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren asked her colleagues to oppose Michael Froman, Pres Obama's pick for US Trade Representative, charging that he is not committed to giving the American public information about theTrans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement, which would affect everything from intellectual property rights, to product safety standards, to financial regulations. Many lawmakers criticized the secrecy surrounding the deal; certain members of Congress can see the proposed text of the deal, but the public cannot. Warren has called on the office of the US Trade Representative to release the full text of the TPP deal to the public. But in a floor speech Wednesday, she said Froman has made clear he would not release the text.

Update. Froman was approved by the senate. Only four democrats voted against him; Warren, Manchin, Levin and Sanders. The rest of the Dems screwed the middle class

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But is Elizabeth Warren, a one trick pony senator ... by Art Costa on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 12:41:17 PM
TPP is all that and more...... by Floyd Tolar on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 2:19:13 PM
Concern over EW's complete record is valid, but it... by Richard Pietrasz on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 7:10:50 PM
Should be our next president. She is the one.... by BFalcon on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 10:10:23 PM
  Hang the rest.... by Howard Lewis on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 4:26:53 PM
I oppose capital punishment on moral grounds. ... by Richard Pietrasz on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 7:07:12 PM
Ironic that Senator Warren was once a blocked Obam... by Gustav Wynn on Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 at 11:03:23 PM
Unfortunately this thread has become a "hit" on El... by Dennis Kaiser on Friday, Jun 21, 2013 at 9:43:23 AM
Senator Warren's warnings about the dangers of the... by Ceric on Friday, Jun 21, 2013 at 12:55:36 PM