Congressman Frank Lucas Speaking on Panama Free Trade Agreement
October 18, 2011
Congressman Frank Lucas spoke on the House floor, Wednesday, October 12 on the Panama Free Trade Agreement and how trade effects his home district of OK-3. Agriculture exports support more than 10,000 jobs in Oklahoma. Across the country, agricultural exports support about 1 million jobs total. The FTA was approved by the House and Senate later in the day, along with the Colombia and South Korea Free Trade Agreements.