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Opposing the TPP makes no sense in California
Opposing the TPP makes no sense in California

The two leading contenders in next year's campaign to represent California in the U.S. Senate have been staunch supporters of President Obama. But both Democratic candidates, state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris and Rep. Loretta Sanchez, have spoken out against one of Obama's top remaining priorities: his prized expansion of free trade with leading Pacific Rim nations throughout Latin America and Asia. Their decision to stand in the way of the economic and diplomatic opportunities that Obama's proposal would bring to California is disconcerting and disappointing. Granted, Harris and Sanchez are far from alone in their opposition to Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership trade...

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