Bloomberg Business: Pacific Trade Deal Elusive in Hawaii; Amari Sees More Talks

U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman. Photographer: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images High-level negotiations in Hawaii on a trade agreement in the Pacific Rim wrapped up without a final deal as disagreements over dairy and vehicle policies trumped progress in other areas. The dialogue may resume within weeks. [Reposted from Bloomberg Business  |  Carter Dougherty  | …

Bloomberg Politics: Courting Unions, Hillary Clinton Says She Didn’t Work on Trans-Pacific Partnership

Hillary Clinton appeared to take another step away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Thursday, telling reporters that she didn’t work on the controversial trade deal while serving as President Barack Obama’s secretary of state. [Reposted from Bloomberg Politics  |  Josh Eidelson  |  July 30, 2015] The Democratic presidential front-runner, who advocated for a multi-lateral Asia trade agreement as…

The Hill: Ex-Im supporters worry after defeat

Supporters of the Export-Import Bank are worried about its future after losing a battle with conservatives this month to renew its charter. [Reposted from The Hill  |  Kevin Cirilli  |  July 30, 2015] The bank’s proponents say Ex-Im has the money to get by over the next two months, and they note that appropriators have…