Opinion, by Michael Kalavritinos
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the CNN debate prior to the Florida primary, the Republican front-runner called for a hemispheric focus on free trade by calling for the implementation of the Panama and Colombia Free Trade Agreements (FTAs). There is a realization that the U.S. needs to become more active in Latin America, especially since U.S.-Latin trade accounted for over thirty percent of total U.S. trade in 2011.
To that end, the . . .