Murphy: Congress unlikely to renew TPA next year
Congress is unlikely to approve a renewal of Trade Promotion Authority next year given the difficult politics surrounding trade, House Ways and Means Committee member Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., said at a Cato Institute event Wednesday, Washington Trade Daily reported.
TPA will expire at the end of June next year, WTD noted.
–The Hagstrom Report
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack this week called on Congress to renew Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) and said that the United States should consider joining the Comprehensive and Progressive TransPacific Partnership (CPTPP), which emerged when the…