UPDATE 2-U.S. senators agree on path to fast-track trade bill

April 16, 2015 3:39 PM

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WASHINGTON, April 16 (Reuters) - U.S. senators said on Thursday they could present a bipartisan bill to move trade deals quickly through Congress as soon as later in the day after reaching agreement on aid for workers hurt by trade.

Republican Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, a Republican, said the legislation, key to closing a 12-nation Pacific trade pact, could be unveiled in the early afternoon.

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