Fast Tracking TPP Would Mean More Corporate Control of Our Democracy | EcoWatch

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Wenonah Hauter | February 3, 2014 11:39 am

Do you care about having access to local and sustainably produced food orprotecting your drinking water? Are you concerned about corporate influence distorting our elections?

If you answered yes to either of these questions, you should be worried about legislation Senator Max Baucus and Rep. Dave Camp recently introduced that would grant the Obama administration fast-track authority.

Greg Russak‘s insight:

What Can We As Citizens Do About TPP and TTIP? Plenty!!

I’ve been collecting information and resources about the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership at


Please feel free to contribute more and to spread the word about why fast tracking any treaty isn’t a great idea regardless of who the president is, and why the TPP and TTIP should never be signed by the United States.

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Author: Peaceful Patriot

Proud middle class husband, father, and progressive liberal. Registered Non-Partisan but have much more in common with Democrats than Republicans. Consider Libertarians to be immature and underdeveloped in their understanding of reality. An atheist who doesn't care what you believe so long as you stop pretending the Founding Fathers intended for you to legislatively force your beliefs on everyone else. Laughs out loud in mocking disdain at the abject lunacy of birthers, climate science deniers, and hard core tea partiers. If that offends you, too bad. You're not rational and have no place at the adult table.

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