Biz Groups Push Congress To Renew Fast-Track Trade Power

Law360, New York (September 11, 2013, 3:55 PM EDT) -- Several business groups on Monday urged congressional leaders to give the Obama administration so-called fast-track trade authority this year, saying the legislation would help the U.S. negotiate trade deals like the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership and boost the U.S. economy.

The business associations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers, the American Farm Bureau Federation and others, said in a letter to leaders of the Senate Finance Committee and House Ways and Means Committee that Congress should pass legislation that renews trade promotion...
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