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Rep. Nunes: TPP Might Slip Into Next Administration; Changes Needed

June 9, 2016 at 6:44 PM
The Trans-Pacific Partnership does not have the votes to pass the House, according to Ways & Means Committee member Devin Nunes (R-CA), who on June 9 said the deal must be renegotiated. He also strongly signaled that TPP's consideration in Congress may take place after the Obama administration leaves the White House, noting negotiations with the next president may be required to fix the agreement. “But as it stands right now, [TPP] can’t pass the Congress because there’s not the...

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