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The Senate voted to open debate on trade promotion authority last week. The issue is shaping up to be the most significant
On Tuesday, Senate Democrats blocked legislation that would have given Obama authority to negotiate a trade deal that Congress
Sen. Mitch McConnell has been dreaming about cutting major deals as Senate majority leader for most of his career. Next year, he'll finally get the chance to do it with the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The only thing standing in his way is his own political party.
GOP leadership can't offer many carrots to placate the conservative groups that already oppose fast-track, since those organizations