Michelle Obama invited Ronna Rice – a 71-year-old owner of a honey company – to tonight’s State of the Union address. Is the White House hoping to make her the face of the Transpacific Partnership? Zahara Heckscher, Writer/Educator/Social Justice Advocate, joins Thom.

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