At a critical time in our recovering economy, the Obama administration and
Congress are pushing for three NAFTA-style trade deals with Korea, Colombia,
that place millions of Americans jobs at risk.
out a pink slip today, letting Congress know how you and your communities would
be affected if you got the pink slip. We can’t afford more of the same
job-killing trade policies!
When Wanda, a worker who was laid
off from an automotive plant states, was asked about how the
layoffs impacted other workers, she stated that a friend of hers has cut back
on how much food and groceries they buy to make ends meet. Regarding the impact
on the greater community, she said that many folks are tightening their belts,
especially around medical costs. "People can't afford to go to their
yearly checkups...people that couldn't afford to go to the dentist go to the
Speak out against more NAFTA-style trade deals.
your information and tell Congress how another pink slip-creating-trade pact
would affect your life and community.
When Congress returns to DC in September, we won’t let them
ignore your voices. We’ll deliver your pink slips filled with your concerns,
your hopes, your stories to their congressional offices.
for raising your voice and saying NO to more pink slips in your community!