Senator Hatch hopes for fast-track U.S. trade bill deal by end of day

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Posted: Apr 15, 2015 12:34 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch said on Wednesday he hopes to reach an agreement by the end of the day on a bipartisan bill to streamline the passage of trade deals in Congress.

"I'm hopeful that we will have an agreement before the end of the day," Hatch, a Republican, said when asked about talks with the panel's top Democrat, Ron Wyden.

(Reporting by Krista Hughes; Editing by Will Dunham)