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Sanders Statement on House Trade Bill Vote

WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today issued the following statement after the House scuttled a trade bill:

“I applaud the House of Representatives for the vote today.  While the fight will no doubt continue, today’s vote is a victory for America’s working people and for the environment. It is clearly a defeat for corporate America, which has outsourced millions of decent-paying jobs and wants to continue doing just that.”

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