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Obama Touts Transparency but Negotiates Secret Trade Deal

September 27, 2012
Obama Touts Transparency but Negotiates Secret Trade Deal

LORI WALLACH - On Sept. 6, as President Barack Obama promised jobs and transparency in his Democratic National Convention acceptance speech, his top trade officials were cloistered in conditions of extreme secrecy at the Lansdowne resort in Leesburg, Va., negotiating a massive “trade” agreement that will promote more U.S. job offshoring and ban Buy...

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