Money Angles Why Nafta Is Good Medicine

What a marvelous institution is this Congress of ours. There is a free-trade agreement up for approval, and almost everyone knows it's a good thing. All six living Presidents, Republican and Democrat, have come out strongly in favor of it. When was the last time that happened on anything? So, too, all 17 living American Nobel-prizewinning economists. And -- here's what's great -- even most of the members of Congress planning to vote against it are, privately, in favor of it!

Free trade is, after all, a good thing. A world of free trade is far more likely to be prosperous...

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