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The Trans-Pacific Partnership And New Mexico

May 18, 2015

Additional countries have expressed interest or could sign on at a future date.
Credit Public Domain / U.S. Senate Republican Policy Committee

KUNM Call In Show 5/21 8a: 

The Obama administration is pushing for the U.S. to sign on to a new trade agreement - the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP. The agreement would include 12 other countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region and Latin America. What do we know about the TPP and how would it impact New Mexico?

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Guests:

Articles:

  • "What The Heck Is The Trans-Pacific Partnership And Why Should You Care?" Modern Farmer
  • "The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is About More Than Trade," The Washington Post
  • "The 10 Biggest Lies You’ve Been Told About The Trans-Pacific Partnership," Salon

Opinion: