President Obama on Friday pressed Congress to act quickly and grant him the trade authority he needs to finalize major deals with Asia and other markets.
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One day after Disney’s new “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” teaser trailer was released, Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) announced plans for an R2-D2-themed aircraft.
On the same day the Obama administration defends its climate-change agenda in court, new research shows that the president’s proposed regulations could cost nearly 300,000 U.S. jobs.
American business groups were quick to hail the congressional deal on new legislation Thursday that renews President Obama’s authority to negotiate major new trade deals with Europe and Asia.
Top lawmakers struck a bipartisan deal Thursday to grant President Obama fast-track trade negotiating authority, potentially paving the way for a massive free trade agreement with Asia and igniting what is likely to be the top fight of the 114th Congress.