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Uncertainty Persists on US House Trade Vote

While President Barack Obama discussed 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. The United States is the lynchpin of proposed trade pacts spanning the Atlantic and the Pacific, but Washington is far from unified on authorizing simple yes-or-no congressional votes to approve them. It remains to be seen whether a bipartisan majority will emerge to...

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