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Corporate Welfare for the Kochs When it comes to government handouts, the conservative billionaires don’t necessarily practice what they preach. nytimes.com|By Joe Nocera

Corporate Welfare for the Kochs When it comes to government handouts, the conservative billionaires don’t necessarily practice what they preach. nytimes.com|By Joe Nocera Advertisements

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U.S. Allies See Trans-Pacific Partnership as a Check on China – The New York Times

“BEIJING — The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal was welcomed on Tuesday as a win for the United States in its contest with China for clout in Asia, as America’s allies expressed optimism about the impact of the 12-nation accord on … Continue reading

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Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Is Reached – The New York Times

“ATLANTA — The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim nations on Monday agreed to the largest regional trade accord in history, a potentially precedent-setting model for global commerce and worker standards that would tie together 40 percent of the … Continue reading

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As Obama Plays China Card on Trade, Chinese Pursue Their Own Deals – NYTimes.com

According to this piece, the TPP has many facets, many of which should influence China to be a more respectable trade partner. Some analysts wish China had been invited to join in the talks at the onset. As Obama Plays … Continue reading

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TTP: Intellectual Property Rights | United States Trade Representative

Originally posted on InconvenientNews.Net:
“Intellectual Property Rights “As the world’s most innovative economy, strong and effective protection and enforcement of IP rights is critical to U.S. economic growth and American jobs. Nearly 40 million American jobs are directly or…

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