Fact Check: Has Obama 'not signed one new free-trade agreement'?
October 8th, 2012
07:00 PM ET
2 years ago

Fact Check: Has Obama 'not signed one new free-trade agreement'?

(CNN) - Mitt Romney stated Monday that President Barack Obama "has not signed one new free-trade agreement in the past four years."

"I'll reverse that failure," the Republican presidential nominee said.

But is his assertion true?

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Filed under: Mitt Romney • President Obama • Trade
soundoff (10 Responses)
  1. Are you kidding me?

    What is the status of the trade agreements sitting awaiting action from congress?

    October 8, 2012 07:42 pm at 7:42 pm |
  2. Thomas

    More men sitting down then standing in that photo !

    You are the brave men that will defend me and my five sons in times conflict.

    You are warriors and we are Royal family of Job creators !

    King Romney 2012

    October 8, 2012 07:54 pm at 7:54 pm |
  3. Bessy

    He's lying again because Obama signed 3 free trade agreements.

    October 8, 2012 08:07 pm at 8:07 pm |
  4. Squigman

    Strut like you've got it in the bag. You may get a big surprise soon.

    October 8, 2012 08:39 pm at 8:39 pm |
  5. Gurgyl

    Entire world is laughing at this guy. Nonsense.

    October 8, 2012 09:01 pm at 9:01 pm |
  6. Yonni

    If people are willing to reward a liar so we are bound to have Mitt as our president. Election is a choice

    October 8, 2012 09:04 pm at 9:04 pm |
  7. Donald

    No, it's not true. He signed one with South Korea, Panama, and Columbia earlier this year.

    October 9, 2012 12:58 am at 12:58 am |
  8. Getoverit

    Fact Check: Did Obama:

    1. Close Gitmo?
    2. Achieve transparency in government?
    3. Lower taxes for the middle class?
    4. Cut the deficit in half?

    October 9, 2012 01:14 am at 1:14 am |
  9. Travis B

    Without looking you should know the answer to this!

    October 9, 2012 01:48 am at 1:48 am |
  10. ghost

    The man will LIE inspite of it all. So what 's new? OBAMA/BIDEN 2012

    October 9, 2012 07:38 am at 7:38 am |