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Senate approves Trump trade nominee, Robert Lighthizer

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 00:46

The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved President Trump's trade nominee, veteran trade lawyer Robert Lighthizer, ahead of critical renegotiations on NAFTA. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, a critical position ahead of renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico. The Senate voted to confirm veteran trade lawyer Robert Lighthizer by a 82-14 vote.

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Senate approves Trump trade nominee, Robert Lighthizer

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 00:46