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Six House Republicans Tell Obama To Avoid Lame-Duck TPP Vote

August 3, 2016 at 1:34 PM
Six House Republicans -- who last year voted to grant the administration fast-track authority -- in a letter this week urged President Obama not to send an implementing bill for the Trans-Pacific Partnership to Congress for a vote in a lame-duck session, further imperiling the future of the deal. The Trade Promotion Authority supporters turned TPP critics did not expressly say they would vote against TPP, but said that “a great deal more work is needed in renegotiations to ensure...

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