President Barack Obama said the US and not China must write trade rules for Asia and called on Congress to give the White House a freer hand to close trade deals.
Obama, who is pushing to overcome resistance to so-called fast-trac
President Barack Obama pushed job creation to the top of his agenda and promised not to abandon his struggling healthcare overhaul after a political setback that raised doubts about his leadership.
"Jobs must be our number one focus in 201
President George W Bush will use his final State of the Union address on Monday to try to reassure nervous Americans about his economic rescue efforts and chart a course to stay relevant in his last year in power.
But politically weakened