Mistrust of Clinton on trade shadows her at Democratic convention

Democratic presidential nominee Clinton points at President Obama as she arrives onstage at the end of his speech on the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in PhiladelphiaBy Luciana Lopez and Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When it comes to trade policy, Hillary Clinton is taking heat from all sides. At the Democratic National Convention this week, where Clinton will formally accept her party’s presidential nomination, opposition to trade deals was plastered on buttons, scrawled on signs and chanted by delegates. Many are worried by her past support of 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement and the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which is still awaiting congressional approval.

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