Video posted at https://www.youtube.com/watch?
U.S. Senator Wyden of Oregon is asked why he hasn’t responded to Jan. 7, 2016, letter to him from 1500+ major national/state organizations citing critical reasons to not support the Trans-Pacific Partnership. For information http://www.citizenstrade.org/ctc/blog/2016/01/07/1500-groups-urge-congress-to-oppose-the-tpp/ regarding letter and to read it and full list of organizations who signed the letter (picking just few to list here 350.org, AFL-CIO, Common Cause, Communications Workers of America (CWA), CREDO, Daily Kos, Greenpeace, International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers (IFPTE), Jobs With Justice, League of Conservation Voters, Move To Amend, National Farmers Union, National Nurses United, Peace Action, Presbyterian Church (USA), Public Citizen, Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, United Stockgrowers of America, Sierra Club, The Main Street Alliance, Unitarian Universalist Association, United Methodist Church, General Board of Church and Society, United Mine Workers of America, United Steelworkers, United Students Against Sweatshops, Universities Allied for Essential Medicines, Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters, Peace House, Rogue Climate, Teamsters Dairy Conference……the list is extensive). Wes Brain, board member with the Oregon Fair Trade Campaign, ORFTC (voice off camera) is told by Senator Wyden that he will send his facts to Linda Sturgeon (voice off camera). Contact information was given to staff person by Ms. Sturgeon. We hope for a reply soon.
Over 1500 Organizations Urge Opposition to the TPP – Letter delivered to Sen. Wyden’s office 2/4/2016