Today marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal, an event that (post WWI) helped launch the globalized economy we prosper from a century later. It also extended America's strategic reach farther into the Pacific, a critical development after victory in the Spanish-American...Continue Reading
From BBC News, "Canada-EU free trade deal may pave way for US agreement":
Canada and the European Union have agreed the final text for a free trade agreement that could provide a blueprint for a US-EU trade deal.
At a time when economic growth should be first, second and third priority for Washington – and there are some burning foreign policy issues that deserve attention – President Obama is instead targeting companies with additional burdens.
The President signed an executive order requiring...Continue Reading