The same reason that we shut down the Shuttle program and are now paying the Russians to send OUR astronauts up - Agenda 21.
Agenda 21- put thousands of Americans out of work and send billions of $$ to other countries = the A21 goal of re-distribution of wealth.
Shut down the American fishing industry, import over 90% of our seafood, export over $12 billion in the trade deficit.
Put the American cattleman out of business, import meat.
Shut down or severely restrict domestic energy production.
(they are getting ready to close off another 165 million acres to protect the Sage Grouse http://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/West-sage-grouse-endangered-BLM/2014/05/12/id/570777/
And NAFTA is part of it also. Read the Preamble.
I believe what you are saying
Now the question is, will there be changes made to these nationally self-destructive policies if the Timid Party were to regain the Senate, House and White Hut?
If not, there won’t be any reason to vote after 2016.