Colombia Free Trade Agreement

U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab talked about the president’s effort to gain congressional approval of a free trade agreement… read more

U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab talked about the president’s effort to gain congressional approval of a free trade agreement with Colombia. She focused on a vote in the House of Representatives of Thursday, April 10, 2008, that delayed consideration of the trade deal, the process of trade negotiation, economic advantages of free trade, and the use of trade policy in political maneuvering. She also spoke about the administration’s goals for free trade deals with South Korea and Panama. After she left, the reporters discussed her responses with the host. close

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Colombia Free Trade Agreement

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Program ID:
204840-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 12, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 13, 2008

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  • Apr 12, 2008 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 2008 | 11:23am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 2008 | 2:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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