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'Profound Disappointment' With House Trade Vote


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'Profound Disappointment' With House Trade Vote

WASHINGTON - Nearly one week after a House defeat of the Trade Adjustment Assistance bill that is an essential element of the president’s package of Fast Track legislation, the House of Representatives today approved a Fast Track package without a renewal of TAA. Speaker Boehner will make a last ditch attempt to pass TAA on a separate vote later this month or next. The president will not sign a Fast Track package without TAA, but Senate approval is doubtful.

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