Trump vows to withdraw from TPP 'on day one'

The Republican billionaire — who for 10 days has been sounding out cabinet picks at his Trump Tower offices in New York — made the pledge in a short video message. “My agenda will be based on a simple core principle: putting America first,” said the president-elect, whose campaign tapped the anger of working-class Americans who feel left behind by globalization. It singled out trade deals such as the TPP as key culprits.

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