Three Presidential Hopefuls Talk About Free Trade

There has been an erosion in consensus within the Democratic and Republican parties for free trade, according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll.

Rudy Giuliani, Fred Thompson and John Edwards discuss what they would do as president to assure Republicans and Democrats alike that continued trade expansion is in the best interest of the economy.

Giuliani on Free Trade

Republican presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani discusses the benefits of free trade to the economy and explains how he plans to educate the American people about its benefits.

Edwards on Free Trade

Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards says the best way to rebuild public consensus behind continued trade expansion is “to do trade the right way.”

Thompson on Free Trade

Republican presidential hopeful Fred Thompson says the U.S. has to be the leader in this global economy and not turn its back on what has made it a prosperous nation.