Uprooted Episode 16: Local Response to Trade Policy

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Often, state and local politicians are reluctant to wade into the international trade debate. But that doesn't meant they shouldn't. Around the US and abroad, local elected officials are taking action both to weigh in on trade negotiations and to counter the negative impacts of corporate-led trade agreements. Josh talks with Sharon Treat, IATP Senior Attorney, and former Maine state legislator, about what state and local governments are doing and could be doing in this area.