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McConnell Asks Senators to Cast Pro-Trade Vote Once More

Republican backers of President Barack Obama's trade agenda are imploring key senators to stand by their previous votes when they revisit the issue in a showdown set for Tuesday. Opponents meanwhile are mounting an equally emotional push to keep Obama from obtaining “fast track” authority to negotiate trade agreements with Pacific Rim countries and others. At least 60 of the Senate's 100 members must back the measure for it to clear a procedural hurdle Tuesday and complete a...

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