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Lack of "Congressional Will to Walk the Plank for Corporate Trade Agenda"?


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Lack of "Congressional Will to Walk the Plank for Corporate Trade Agenda"?

WASHINGTON - The New York Times reports: "Congressional Republican leaders and White House officials on Monday explored ways to resurrect trade legislation that stalled last week when House Democrats objected and dealt President Obama an embarrassing defeat at the hands of his own party. In meetings at the Capitol and in telephone conversations with Mr. Obama and administration officials, lawmakers ticked through a list of complicated procedural options that could circumvent House Democratic opposition to granting the president the power to expedite trade deals."

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