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No trade deal with Vietnam due to human rights abuses

Joseph Cao provided the most concise reason for his opposition to the TPP. He said he couldn't agree to any deal that includes Vietnam because of its history of human rights abuses. Cao escaped Vietnam to the United States as a child. "We, as a country founded on religious freedom, founded on rule of law, founded on democracy, have to trade with partners that have the same values," he said, adding that he would reconsider the deal if Vietnam were excised as a partner.
Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune on 2016 Louisiana Senate race , Aug 10, 2016

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