FILE - In this May 2, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama shakes hands with Michael Froman, his nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, during a Rose Garden ceremony at the White House. Obama is pushing to liberalize global trade through the elimination of tariffs and other barriers, long the plague of economic relations. The proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with Europe will be a top item this coming week in Northern Ireland at the Group of Eight summit of major Western democracies. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

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FILE - In this May 2, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama shakes hands with Michael Froman, his nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, during a Rose Garden ceremony at the White House. Obama is pushing to liberalize global trade through the elimination of tariffs and other barriers, long the plague of economic relations. The proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with Europe will be a top item this coming week in Northern Ireland at the Group of Eight summit of major Western democracies. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
FILE - In this May 2, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama shakes hands with Michael Froman, his nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, during a Rose Garden ceremony at the White House. Obama is pushing to liberalize global trade through the elimination of tariffs and other barriers, long the plague of economic relations. The proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with Europe will be a top item this coming week in Northern Ireland at the Group of Eight summit of major Western democracies. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
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