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Senate Votes to Advance Fast-Track Trade Bill

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Trade promotion authority is one step closer to passage—the legislation passed a key Senate vote Thursday morning to cease debates and move to a vote on TPA, though the debates ahead are expected to be trying.

The fast-track trade bill, which would allow President Obama to wrap up the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, narrowly cleared a Senate procedural vote 62-38, a hair more than the 60 votes needed to advance.

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