Editorial: Grant Obama Fast-Track Authority On Trade Agreement

Honolulu Civil Beat

As negotiators continue to hammer out the agreement, it’s important to remember that at the end of the day, TPP would only create a free-trade environment. It would not obviate the United States’ responsibility do all the things it must do domestically to compete successfully in that environment – things like educate its populace, grow business creation and address the nation’s crumbly infrastructure, said the president in an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews on Tuesday.