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Lighthizer does not rule out resuming TTIP talks, non-committal on TISA

March 20, 2017 at 5:07 PM
U.S. Trade Representative nominee Robert Lighthizer, in written responses to questions posed by senators, did not rule out the possibility of resuming negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, but noted that the European Union would not be in a position to do so until the end of the year because of federal elections in France and Germany. He was also asked about the Trade in Services Agreement, but gave no indication of whether he, or the Trump administration,...

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