Mr. President: A TPP Lame-duck Vote will leave Americans Feeling Cheated -- TPP is the Embodiment Crony Capitalism!Quicklink submitted By Hugh Campbell Permalink
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President Obama vilified Donald Trump for leaving people with the feeling they have been cheated. President Obama, what about you signing TPP into law after passage during the lame-duck session of Congress?
Candidates Clinton, Trump and Stein all oppose TPP versus Johnson who recently flipped to favor TPP.
President Obama went on to squarely placed Trump’s status as a “homegrown demagogue” in a lineup of other threats to the American democratic experiment. However the following quotes squarely places Trump’s rise on the shoulders of Presidents Clinton, Bush-43 and Obama:
“One thing I don't like about the consequences of sustained large trade deficits is I think it makes the potential for demagoguery and really foolish policies more likely over time.” – Warren Buffett
“America’s vast inequity don’t just happen… It’s been politically engineered” – Bill Moyers