VOA常速新闻:奥巴马贸易议程起死回生

来源:普特英语听力 2019-01-15
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U.S. President Barack Obama's trade agenda scored a victory Thursday when senators advanced a bill to facilitate approval of the Pacific Rim free trade pactMichael Bowman reports.

The 62-38 vote exceeded the three-fifths majority required and all but assures final Senate passage of Trade Promotion Authority or TPA, for which only a simple majority is required. That vote could come as early as FridayTPA, also known as "fast track," would speed approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership ((TPP)) of nations that account for about 40 percent of global economic output. Michael Bowman, the capital.”

Key Phrases/Words

TPA, Trade Promotion Authority贸易促进授权法案

TPP, Trans-Pacific Partnership 泛太平洋伙伴关系协定

economic output经济总量

Pacific Rim free trade pact环太平洋自由贸易协定

advance a bill 提交议案


周四,参议员提交了旨在促进泛太平洋地区自由贸易协定的草案,这意味着巴拉克·奥巴马总统的贸易议程取得了胜利。迈克尔·鲍曼报道。


“62比38票,这已经超过了规定所需的五分之三的席位,而确保最终参议院通过贸易促进授权法案(TPA),而该法案的通过只需要简单多数。投票结果最早可能在周五公布。TPA,即众所周知的“快速通道”,将加快泛太平洋国家伙伴关系(TPP)协议的通过,而这些国家的经济总量约占全球的40%。迈克尔·鲍曼,首都报道。”

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