Apparently Bush is holding a secret meeting this morning at 9am Eastern time to promote CAFTA. A vote on that could come today or this week. Details in "President calls secret meeting to pitch CAFTA"
. Expect the BushBots
to pull out all the stops for their leader.
Please send a free FAX to your representatives
and urge them to vote no
. Less effectively, you can send an email here
Good Reasons To Reject CAFTA
CAFTA undermines immigration laws
FAIR's Statement Regarding Proposed CAFTA Treaty
"CAFTA: Ideology vs. national interests"
(even if you aren't a fan of the author he's got valid points)
"Corporate Socialism, Not Free Trade"
CAFTA's Threats to U.S. Independence
CAFTA: More Bureaucracy, Less Free Trade
USDA plants its own news
CAFTA Should Be Rejected Just Like The EU Constitution
UPDATE: See this
too. Also see "N.C. GOP not buying trade deal"
. The picture of Our Leader with one of the lead is priceless.
UPDATE 2: See CAFTA Guts All "Buy American" Laws: A New Green Light for Outsourcing
and "Hidden in the 2,400 pages of CAFTA"
UPDATE 3: Welcome to North America, citizen. "In Bush Win, House Narrowly Approves CAFTA"
. About the only silver lining is that some of those who voted for this in exchange for pork might go hungry: "The Doubtful Deals Driving CAFTA"
. The final roll call is here
Politics · Wed, 07/27/2005 - 02:18 ·