Swanson, Ian
October 2007
Hill;10/3/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 115, p3
The article reports on the opposition of the U.S. House Democrats and Republican leaders to the Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) with Costa Rica. Roy Blunt encourages the Costa Ricans to reject CAFTA because the Democrats will offer a unilateral trade preference on their products. A letter to Costa Rica's ambassador to the U.S. claims that the future trade preferences will not be linked to the referendum.


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