Trade & Jobs

TPP in Our Food? – January 27 Odd Fellows Hall Event, Santa Rosa

TPP IN OUR FOOD? Wed, Jan 27th, 6pm • Odd Fellows Hall, 545 Pacific Ave, Santa Rosa, CA  Join us for a speakers event to learn more about the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal that is coming up for a vote in Congress in spring 2016. This deal that is about a lot more than “trade” threatens our Food…

EPI Report: We’re Losing Jobs to China, Not Robots. Infrastructure Investment Needed

According to an Economic Policy Institute report released on August 11, 2015 the U.S. is continuing to lose manufacturing jobs due to trade deficits and currency manipulation, not to productivity gains due to technological advances. Read the full report here. Concludes report author Robert E. Scott: The United States also has a major infrastructure shortfall.…