True to form, TransCanada filed a $15 billion legal action against the U.S. government on January 6. The company is demanding that U.S. taxpayers compensate it for the profits it had hoped to make from a pipeline it won’t get to build.
Sierra Club: "We now have concrete evidence that the Trans-Pacific Partnership threatens our families, our communities, and our environment."
If OK'd by Congress, this TPP scam would offshore a whole new round of America's middle-class jobs, hold down or even lower U.S. wages, flood our market with unsafe imported food, free Wall Street banksters from oversight and empower global corporations to use private "trade tribunals" of corporate lawyers to...
The leaked chapter on the environment did not look like anything to inspire the posting of photos of cute elephant families, which is exactly what Secy of the Interior Sally Jewell did to celebrate the signing of the TPP.