Obama to send trade deals to Congress Monday: Senator Hatch

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Posted: Oct 03, 2011 4:14 PM
Obama to send trade deals to Congress Monday: Senator Hatch

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will send three long-delayed trade deals to Congress later on Monday afternoon, a top Republican senator said.

Senator Orrin Hatch, in a speech on the Senate floor, said he had been informed of the pending action by Trade Representative Ron Kirk.

(Reporting by Doug Palmer; Editing by Sandra Maler)