WILLIAM GALSTON: Read Hillary’s Lips – No Pacific Trade Deal

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Wall Street Journal – Clinton has drawn a line in the sand, yet rebuilding support for trade may fall to her.

No one can be wrong about everything, not even Donald Trump. Buried within his blunderbuss attack on globalism is an important truth: The surge of imports that came after China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001 has devastated U.S. manufacturing workers.

Between the start of 1989 and the end of 1992, manufacturing employment fell from 18.1 million to 16.8 million, according to estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But then it stabilized. During President Bill Clinton’s two terms, growth in output was…

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