Hillary Clinton opposes Barack Obama’s landmark trade deal

Move is blow to US president’s efforts to sell TPP to Congress
Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a community forum on substance abuse September 17, 2015 in Laconia, New Hampshire. Clinton spent the day campaigning and spoke at on substance abuse. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton, the frontrunner for the Democratic presidential nomination, has opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership, delivering a big blow to President Barack Obama’s efforts to sell the Pacific-Rim trade deal to Congress.