KORUS has doubled the U.S. trade deficit between the two nations and has cost 106,000 American jobs.
Latest so-called explanation of why Pacific Rim trade deal is good for America doesn't really prove the point.
Editor's Note: The following column by Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa is also appearing on the Huffington Post website.
Currency manipulation has long been a drag on the U.S. economy and our jobs. But China’s decision last week to devalue the Yuan shows the kind of damage such tinkering can bring to America. And it’s why Congress cannot approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) until something is done about it.
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