Reality Check

NEWT GINGRICH says the new world trade pact signed by 118 nations in Marrakech Apr. 15 would create a "Third World-dominated, dictatorship-dominated system" to settle trade disputes. The Georgia Republican, who is House Minority whip, says he opposes creation of a World Trade Organization because it would establish a "United Nations of world trade" that could declare U.S. trade practices improper. Gingrich insists he is "for world trade, but...against world government."

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