President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday withdrawing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a landmark 12-nation trade agreement struck under the Obama administration with Pacific Rim countries that was never ratified by the U.S. Congress.
New Balance has found a defender in New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson, who said that he will continue to wear the company’s shoes no matter what its executives say.
Bill Clinton nearly endorsed the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Japan in 2015 before his wife’s campaign asked him to edit out mentions of his legacy on free trade.
The Clinton campaign privately fumed that one of its African American surrogates told supporters that Hillary Clinton planned to betray labor groups by adopting the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal after the election, according to emails published by Wikileaks.
Hillary Clinton’s closest advisers were unsure of her position on trade, according to recently released hacked emails.