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Senate passes worker aid bill tied to trade deals

posted on September 23, 2011 at 6:39 PM

By JIM ABRAMS  WASHINGTON (AP) - Three free trade agreements that have spentyears in political limbo could finally be on a path towardcongressional action with a Senate vote Thursday to assure thatAmerican workers who lose their jobs to... Full Story

Pending Foreign Trade Agreements

posted on July 15, 2011 at 1:23 PM

Pending Foreign Trade Agreements
The Obama administration is pressing Congress to ratify three pending trade agreement with Korea, Panama and Colombia. At issue is the inclusion of a "trade adjustment assistance" provision that would provide job training to Americans who... Full Story

More Trade Agreements Set For The New Year

posted on December 29, 2006 at 8:12 PM

More Trade Agreements Set For The New Year
Beginning next week, China plans to reduce tariffs on agricultural commodities by a little more than 15 percent and industrial goods by almost 9 percent. Full Story

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