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You need to tell me what’s wrong with
this trade agreement, not one that was passed 25 years ago,” a frustrated
President Barack Obama recently complained about criticisms of the Trans
Pacific Partnership (TPP). He’s right. The public criticisms of the TPP
have been vague. That’s by design—anyone who has read the text of the agreement
could be jailed for disclosing its contents. I’ve actually read the TPP
text provided to the government’s own advisors, and I’ve given the president
an earful about how this trade deal will damage this nation. But I can’t
share my criticisms with you.
I can tell you that Elizabeth Warren is
right about her criticism of the trade deal. We should be very concerned
about what's hidden in this trade deal—and particularly how the Obama administration
is keeping information secret even from those of us who are supposed to
So-called “cleared advisors” like me are
prohibited from sharing publicly the criticisms we’ve lodged about specific
proposals and approaches. The government has created a perfect Catch 22:
The law prohibits us from talking about the specifics of what we’ve seen,
allowing the president to criticize us for not being specific. Instead
of simply admitting that he disagrees with me—and with many other cleared
advisors—about the merits of the TPP, the president instead pretends that
our specific, pointed criticisms don’t exist. Read
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