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Shoe Company: Obama Admin Pressured Us to Stay Quiet on TPP




The Boston Globe is reporting that U.S.-based shoe manufacturer New Balance has come out hard against the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal. The odd thing, though, is that "the Boston company had gone quiet [on TPP] last year."

Now, apparently, we know why:

New Balance officials say one big reason is that they were told the Department of Defense would give them serious consideration for a contract to outfit recruits with athletic shoes.

Read Full Story: http://www.weeklystandard.com/shoe-company-obama-a...

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