While no American outside of Congress has even laid eyes on the Fast Track provisions of a controversial Pacific Rim Trade deal, members of the Senate Wednesday, including Senator Ron Wyden, barely passed the fast track provisions that now brings forth the trade bill itself for congressional review and President Obama’s signature. It’s a bill that Oregon Senator Ron Wyden supports while Oregon’s other senator, Jeff Merkley claims is just another knife through the heart of America’s middle class.
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Senator Merkley took the U.S. Senate floor to tell the country why Fast Track and the Trans Pacific Partnership Act is among the worst things that could happen to the average American worker.