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COURTING DEMS ON #NAFTA

The U.S. trade representative has been consulting with labor unions and congressional Democrats on proposals to boosting Mexican workers’ rights and wages in talks to overhaul NAFTA. Democrats’ votes would be needed to win approval for any new deal, given criticism from big business of the administration’s blueprint for remaking the trade deal. (The Wall… read more

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#SCOTUS HEARS #ILLINOIS CASE

Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday watched U.S. Supreme Court arguments in a union fees case sparked by one of his first actions as governor. Rauner said afterward that the case is about free speech and that government employee union contributions to politicians are tantamount to bribes. (Tribune News Service)

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