President Obama to sign Korea, Panama, Colombia Free Trade Agreements and Trade Adjustment Assistance


On Friday, October 21st, President Obama will sign the Korea, Panama and Colombia Free Trade Agreements and the renewal of Trade Adjustment Assistance for workers in the Oval Office before making remarks in the Rose Garden.  In his remarks, President Obama will underscore that these trade agreements will significantly boost American exports, support tens of thousands of American jobs and protect labor rights, the environment and intellectual property.  President Obama will be joined in the Rose Garden by business and labor leaders as well as workers who will benefit from these bills.

The remarks in the Rose Garden will be open to the press.  Members of the media wishing to cover this event and who do not have a White House hard pass must submit their full name, date of birth, Social Security number, country of citizenship, gender, country of birth, and city and state of residence to by 12:00 PM ET on Thursday, October 20.

Source: White House Office of Communication