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IBM Executive Says TPP Vote May Await The Next Administration

May 20, 2016 at 4:58 PM
An IBM executive on Friday (May 20) acknowledged that the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement may not come up for a vote during a lame-duck session of Congress, saying this underscores the need for continued pressure from the business community to build support for a vote under the next administration. IBM officials met with nearly 150 members of Congress two weeks ago to stump for TPP with the goal of building support for a vote, ideally during the lame duck, according to...

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