Our nation loses 14 manufacturing plants per day and has lost over one-third of its manufacturing jobs over the last dozen years. The United States used to be a wealthy country, not one buried in debt. We accumulated abundance through most of the twentieth century, as we were a very productive country whose wealth derived to a great extent from manufacturing. Our companies invented and produced many of the things we needed and much of what the rest of the world needed.
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Our nation’s economy has a one way ticket running straight to the ground. Our jobs are shipped overseas due to the so called “Free Trade” agreements our political leaders have forced on us. Our middle class is diminishing and our trade deficit is growing by every second. Things are only getting worse.
America is losing an economic war and doing little to stop it. We must do something to reverse this trend!
Recently the Obama administration has been working hard with Japan to try to seal the deal on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). If they are successful it will be disastrous for the United States. The TPP is nothing new, but it is incredibly dangerous. Built on the flawed NAFTA model, it will mean more lost jobs, more shuttered factories, and more financial ruin for the United States. How can we stand by and tolerate such a thing?