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  1. US Senate approves fast-track trade authority for ObamaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... manipulate their currency in order to gain price advantages for their exports to the United States. Senator Debbie Stabenow of Michigan, headquarters of the US auto industry, argued that the currency intervention by the Bank of Japan, for example, ...

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  2. Stabenow to participate in St. Clair Shores Memorial Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    Sen. Debbie Stabenow will participate in the 63rd annual St. Clair Shores Memorial Day parade on Sunday.

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  3. Vacation collides with must-do agenda for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    ... to the trade bill fell in a close, 51-48 vote. It came on a proposal by Sens. Rob Portman, R-0hio, and Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich. to make allegations of currency manipulation subject to the same "dispute settlement procedures" as other obligations ...

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  4. Senate passes free trade bill, House remains bigger hurdleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... previous deals. "Tonight's vote is a massive blow to workers and businesses across the country," said Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Michigan Democrat. The trade fight is as much a test of Mr. Obama's legislative powers as it is of support for trade. The ...

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  5. What You May Not Know About China and Currency ManipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wall Street Journal

    Some policymakers and pundits have argued that currency manipulation-the effort to keep exports cheap by intervening in the foreign exchange market-is the most important issue international economic policy could address. Friday evening, the Senate rejected an amendment by Sens. Rob Portman and Debbie Stabenow that would have punished currency manipulators.

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  6. Senate trade bill dodges 'poison pills' and advances toward final passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... Among the defeated amendments was a currency enforcement provision authored by Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio and Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich. Lawmakers also voted against amendments by Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Jeff Flake, ...

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  7. Senate rejects 'poison pill' currency amendment to trade billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., co-sponsored the bill, which would hold accountable any trade-pact country that is deemed to be manipulating its currency. The Senate Friday evening rejected a currency enforcement amendment to a "fast track" trade bill that some feared would have sunk the legislation.

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  8. Currency Amendment Killed on Trade Promotion Authority BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Roll Call

    ... Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) It was a bumpy ride for the trade bill that endured Rob Portman , R-Ohio, and Debbie Stabenow , D-Mich., sponsored the amendment, which would have strengthened enforcement against other nations considered to be ... 2 comments

  9. Senate ducks punishment for countries that manipulate currency, keeps trade deal on trackRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    ... who have said the deal will hurt American workers. On currency, Sen. Rob Portman, Ohio Republican, and Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Michigan Democrat, argued that countries such as China artificially keep their currencies low, which gives their exporters ...

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  10. Vacation plans collide with must-do agenda for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    ... to the trade bill fell in a close, 51-48 vote. It came on a proposal by Sens. Rob Portman, R-0hio, and Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich. to make allegations of currency manipulation subject to the same "dispute settlement procedures" as other obligations ...

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  11. Currency Amendment Could Derail 'Fast-Track' DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Roll Call

    Supporters of the Senate's "fast-track" trade bill that will be voted on sometime Friday are taking seriously the threat of one amendment they fear will derail the whole thing. The amendment offered by Sens. Rob Portman , R-Ohio, and Debbie Stabenow , D-Mich., would strengthen enforcement against other nations considered to be manipulating their currency, which could tip trade deals in the offender's favor.

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  12. NGFA and NAEGA Release Joint Statement Concerning Senate Ag Committee ...Read the original story

    Friday | Milling Journal

    ... under the leadership of Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., has advanced and reinforced Congress's strong mandate that USDA's Federal Grain Inspection Service has an unequivocal ...

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  13. Make One More Call To Senators To Stop Fast TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Crooks and Liars

    ... good." One amendment that actually will get a vote is a currency amendment by Sens. Rob Portman (D-Ohio) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.). Passing the currency amendment requires 51 votes. This amendment would add a requirement to the fast track ...

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  14. Amendments could slow track Senate trade billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    ... in the House and White House. Chief among them is a measure sponsored by Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., that would hold accountable any trade pact country that is deemed to be manipulating its currency. Another, sponsored ...

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  15. Stabenow: Opponents 'Have to Deal With' Currency Amendment on TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Roll Call

    ... about currency manipulation. And the supporters of the amendment, led by Sens. Rob Portman , R-Ohio, and Debbie Stabenow , D-Mich., about the inclusion of enforceable currency provisions in trade agreements, have no reason to make their proposal ...

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  16. Senate's Ag Committee Passes Bipartisan Federal Grain Inspection ReauthorizationRead the original story

    Thursday | Agri Marketing

    ... commonsense legislation as soon as possible" Introduced by Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., this bipartisan legislation reauthorizes provisions of the U.S. Grain Standards Act until Sept. 30, 2020. It ...

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  17. Obama, Senate GOP work together on trade billRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... amendment off the bill that could tank" it, he said of the proposal, backed by Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and others. McConnell, R-Ky., is one of Obama's fiercest critics in Congress. His comment underscored the unusual ...

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  18. White House issues veto threat to trade currency measureRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    The White House says President Barack Obama would veto trade negotiation authority if it contains a provision that would punish countries that undervalue their currency. Sen. Rob Portman, an Ohio Republican, and Sen. Debbie Stabenow, a Michigan Democrat, want the Senate to vote on an amendment to the trade bill that would place prohibitions on currency manipulation into trade agreements.

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  19. Ann Arbor area business briefs: Humantech and Ecovia RenewablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MLive.com

    ... Humantech is the first ergonomics company to earn this certification. U.S. Senators Gary Peters and Debbie Stabenow and U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell announced that Ecovia Renewables LLC of Ypsilanti has been awarded $100,000 from the U.S. ...

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  20. One Party Government:Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... ny amendment off the bill that could tank" it, he said of the proposal, backed by Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and others.

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