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 Offshoring Continues to Cost Wisconsin Among the Most Jobs in the Country


Just days before President Barack Obama is expected to promote his Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Agreement as a job creation effort during the 2013 State of the Union Address, a Wisconsin fair trade advocacy coalition has released a new analysis of U.S. Labor Department data showing that Wisconsin lost the 13th most jobs to offshoring out of any state in the country in 2012 and the 5th most by population.

"The data shows that trade agreements continue bleeding jobs out of Wisconsin communities," said David Newby, President of the Wisconsin Fair Trade Coalition and past President ...