Strain: Trump TPP Order a Step Forward

By Ken Stickney, The Daily Advertiser, Lafayette

Louisiana is a trade-reliant state, but Dr. Mike Strain, commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, said President Trump’s decision to forsake a proposed pact with 11 Asian countries is encouraging. By executive order, Trump on Monday reversed the Obama administration’s Trans-Pacific Partnership efforts, which were never approved by Congress. 

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