Senate agrees to open debate on Obama’s trade agenda

Senators reached a deal Wednesday to move forward on President Barack Obama's trade agenda only one day after Democrats embarrassed him by blocking it.

Lawmakers said roughly a dozen Senate Democrats agreed to let full-blown debate begin after both parties' leaders consented to tweak the package that failed on a procedural vote Tuesday. Those Democrats' votes were the difference between blocking the agenda and letting it move ahead.

read more

Password Reset
Please enter your e-mail address. You will receive a new password via e-mail.

%d bloggers like this: