Dean Baker for Truthout: It is unfortunate that the proponents of recent trade deals feel they have to be this dishonest to push their agenda.
Democratic House members' decision not to work with the Republicans is not why the Trumpcare effort failed, says the Independent senator from Vermont.
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Paul Street is the author of Empire and Inequality: America and the World Since 9/11 (Paradigm, 2004) and The Empire's New Clothes: Barack Obama in the Real World of Power (Paradigm, 2010).