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Trump signs order withdrawing U.S. from TPP deal

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 01:28

U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order formally withdrawing the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order formally withdrawing the United States from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on Monday, following through on a promise from his campaign last year. In an Oval Office ceremony, Trump also signed an order imposing a federal hiring freeze and a directive banning U.S. non-governmental organizations receive federal funding from providing abortions abroad. Trump called the TPP order a "great thing for the American worker."

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Trump signs order withdrawing U.S. from TPP deal

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 01:28