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Uncertainty Persists on US House Trade Vote

  • Michael Bowman

While President Barack Obama discusses trade and other matters with his G7 counterparts in Germany, the fate of two blockbuster international trade pacts could hinge on an upcoming vote in the U.S. House of Representatives. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, it remains to be seen whether a bipartisan majority will emerge to pass the trade promotion authority (TPA) that would facilitate congressional approval of a Pacific Rim as well as a trans-Atlantic free trade accord.

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