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Obama Confident In Asia Trade Pact, But Track Record For Deals Is Spotty

EPI’s Rob Scott spoke with NPR’s “Morning Edition” about potential U.S. jobs lost due to rising imports from the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership. “Looking only at exports is like counting only the runs by the home team,” Scott said. “Might make you feel good, but it doesn’t tell you the outcome of the game — it doesn’t tell you whether your team won or not.”

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