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US Democrats blast looming trade deal

US presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during an event on the Trans Pacific Partnership on Capitol Hill June 3, 2015 in Washington, DCDumping two million signed petitions at the US Capitol, Democratic lawmakers bucked their president Wednesday, blasting a looming Pacific Rim trade deal and legislation that would help Barack Obama ram it through Congress. The “fast-track” authority has already passed the Senate and it gets an expected vote this month in the House. The bill, known as trade promotion authority (TPA), encompasses some 150 US negotiating priorities, including human rights provisions, environmental standards and labor protections.

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