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To: Red Steel

Obama’s Jobs Plan in action

Congress Revolts On Obama Plan That Would Ban ‘Buy American’

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/03/obama-trade-congress-buy-american_n_1475277.html

WASHINGTON — A group of 68 House Democrats and one Republican sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Thursday urging him to reconsider an element of the controversial free trade agreement currently being negotiated by the administration. If approved in its current form, the pact would effectively ban “Buy American” policies in government contracting.

(http://big.assets.huffingtonpost.com/BuyAmericanTPPLtrtoAdmin.pdf)


16 posted on 05/06/2012 1:15:40 PM PDT by Whenifhow
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To: Whenifhow

So much Kabuki theater.

Barack is trying to make it look like oh, these terribly low tax revenues (because the GOP won’t cooperate and goose up the tax rates) make it impossible to afford American.

I can see why even more Democrats are complaining than Republicans.


18 posted on 05/06/2012 1:18:46 PM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (Mitt! You're going to have to try harder than that to be "severely conservative" my friend.)
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