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UFCW President Perrone: We are Determined to See Fast Track Defeated

UFCW President Perrone: We are Determined to See Fast Track Defeated

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Marc Perrone, International President of the 1.3 million member United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), today released the following statement in response to the agreement reached on trade promotion authority or fast track. “The TPP and fast track are not just wrong for America, they will hurt every hard-working family. The fact […]

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Could Trade Deal Be Hillary Clinton’s Next Food Fight?

Could Trade Deal Be Hillary Clinton’s Next Food Fight?

The following article was published in National Journal: Hillary Clinton must choose between her president and her base on the latest trade deal in Congress – and now she has more food for thought. The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union urged Congress today to defeat fast-track legislation and the Trans-Pacific Partnership pact, both […]

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Why President Obama’s Trade Agenda Just Turned Into A Food Fight

Why President Obama’s Trade Agenda Just Turned Into A Food Fight

The following article was published in Vox. The president’s trade agenda just became a food fight. The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) dealt another blow to President Obama’s hopes of sealing new trade deals today, calling for the defeat of fast-track legislation and the Trans-Pacific Partnership pact — threatening to punish lawmakers […]

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