This week's Thursday File brings back the Iran Sanctions DA. The GOP has restarted a push in the Senate since most of the other major controversial bills have been taken off the table. The file contains everything you need to kick off the weekend with a strong politics scenario, as well as some innovative answers to aff arguments. Find out more about the author and table of contents below:
This week's file features the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) DA. The TPA prevents Congress from adding amendments to previously negotiated trade deals and would make it easier for the president to finalize those deals. The file includes an econ/competitiveness impact as well as an Asia Pivot argument.
The file also includes a few cards for the Iran Sanctions DA as well as the Immigration DA, if that is your thing.
Finally, the file includes answers to all of the scenarios mentioned above as well as thumpers for any other scenario.
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This week's Thursday File brings you everything you could want for high school's biggest debate weekend. It includes 100% new evidence this week and updates for Iran, Immigration and TPA. In accordance with our tradition for Harvard/Berkeley this week's file is authored by a group seeking to raise money for a debate charity the Indianapolis Urban Debate League. Find out more about the author and file below
This week's Thursday File includes a new immigration reform scenario (plus aff answers), as well as updates for other scenarios.
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Politics for this week is a bit murky, mostly from a STOU that focused on executive orders rather than legislation. This week's file includes Trade Promotion Authority as the primary DA. TPA is still possible, but Obama didn't do himself any favors by barely mentioning fast track in his SOTU speech, thus the uniqueness is not as strong as it was last week. While strong arguments against passage of TPA, especially since Harry Ried came out against the legislation yesterday.
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