As ambassador during the pandemic, Hillman says a major focus for her and her team has been on Canada’s unique relationship with the U.S., especially with the countries’ shared border.
That order is mostly symbolic. The Trans-Pacific Partnership, strongly backed by the Obama administration, was never ratified by Congress.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders applauded much of the Democrats’ draft platform, but stressed his concerns that it does not flatly oppose the TPP trade deal, which Sanders wrote “threatens our democracy.”
Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute Executive Director Alexa Tonkovich said if the agreement is enacted, it could be good news for Alaska seafood exports, including Bristol Bay sockeye.
What does it mean to “scrub” an agreement? Here’s a look at the phrase “legal scrub” — and why it’s significant to the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, who will decide on a presidential run soon, is for a higher minimum wage and wants to increase Social Security benefits even though some would pay higher taxes.