Obama To Push TPP Despite 'Fast-Track' Roadblock

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 6:30 PM EST) -- The Obama administration will continue its push to complete negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership this year, despite signs that legislation to expedite the proposed trade pact's approval has hit a roadblock in Congress, senior administration officials said Friday.

In advance of President Barack Obama's trip to Mexico for a leadership summit with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, senior administration officials said the TPP would be one of the key focuses of the meetings, set to take place on Wednesday. The...
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