Draft US Democratic Party Platform Notes Mixed Feelings on TPP

July 7, 2016

Lawmakers from the US Democratic Party wish to see trade deals that feature stronger environmental and labour protections, while having mixed feelings on the merits of the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement, according to a draft version of the party’s platform released on 1 July.

 

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Topics: CLIMATE CHANGE

Regions: UNITED STATES

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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