McConnell to Obama: I have 'some problems' with Trans-Pacific Partnership

February 2, 2016 7:46 PM

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WASHINGTON Feb 2 Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he had "some problems" with the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement and told reporters he thought it should not be pursued before the November U.S. presidential election.

Speaking after a meeting with President Barack Obama, McConnell, a Republican, said he and the president had agreed to keep discussing the trade pact.

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