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Cafta

It may not be as important as this Geena Davis show, but CAFTA will do some modest good. I’m not wild about including intellectual-property standards in trade agreements, but the consequences of a congressional defeat of the agreement could have been quite bad. Now it’s up to the administration to show some leadership on farm subsidies in the global trade talks.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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