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June 19, 2015 10:56 am

Congressional Republicans Vow to Save Obama Trade Bill

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The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington D.C. Photo: U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington D.C. Photo: U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

FOX – The House on Thursday approved a key plank of President Obama’s trade agenda after the push nearly imploded amid Democratic resistance last week, sending the bill to the Senate where it still faces an uncertain fate.

The 218-208 vote nevertheless marked a significant victory for Obama and his pro-trade supporters in both parties. The vote came after Obama huddled Wednesday evening with congressional allies to try to craft a way forward.

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