Trading Views: Real Debates on Key Issues in TPP

W&M Democrats are hosting a series of in-depth forums on key issues in the TPP trade agreement. Read more to find videos, schedules, and additional resources.
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Levin, Baldwin, Patriotic Millionaires: Close the Carried Interest Loophole

Representative Sander Levin and Senator Tammy Baldwin joined Patriotic Millionaires – a group of more than 200 wealthy Americans – in calling on Congress to close the carried interest loophole.
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JCT: Closing Carried Interest Loophole Saves $15 Billion

Closing the carried interest loophole is gaining support on both sides of the aisle. The non-partisan Joint Committee on Taxation estimates that doing so would raise $15 billion in revenue that would otherwise end up in the pockets of wealthy fund managers.
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Why Mexico’s Labor Standards Matter for TPP

One of the most important outstanding issues in TPP relates to a subject that remains an open sore left over from NAFTA: Mexico’s severely deficient labor standards and worker rights.
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