What our nation does not need, another but bigger NAFTA. Economic recovery and eventual boom begins at home; by strengthening our manufacturing, service, and distribution sector. TPP will undermine all of that.
Monsanto's board members have worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), they've advised the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and they've served on President Obama's Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. Just recently, Congress gave Monsanto immunity from the federal courts under a law now commonly referred to as the "Monsanto Protection Act."
Monsanto is responsible for environmental disasters that have destroyed entire towns, and for international waves of suicides among farmers whose lives it has ruined. The Biotech Behemoth has monopolized our food system largely by taking over regulatory agencies like the USDA.