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TPP PUSH

President Obama launched his push for approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Tuesday with a one-hour, closed-door meeting with leaders of agriculture and other business sectors that will be critical to the coming congressional debate. Details at FarmWeekNow.com.

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TPP A BIG DEAL

The intense, final hours of negotiations to conclude the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal came down to disputes over milk imports, drug patents and origin of car parts. But the seven-year-long effort by the U.S. was always about something bigger: embedding an American-led vision of an economic and political order in Asia. The 12-nation accord is… read more

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FREE TRADE

As Congress considers a major new trade pact with Asia, a new Pew Research poll finds there is broad public agreement that international free trade agreements are good for the United States. But fewer Americans express positive views of the impact of trade deals on their personal finances.

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