TTIP bad excuse for Brexit

TTIP is a very bad excuse to vote for Brexit Barack Obama’s key message to Europe’s leaders last week was “let’s speed up TTIP”. The US-EU trade deal, formally called the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, has been mired in controversy on both sides of the Atlantic. The “free trade” agenda has become poison in the US primaries, forcing even pro-trade Hillary Clinton to re-examine TTIP. The next round of talks begin on Monday in New York and Obama is worried – unless serious progress is made in coming months, his trade legacy…