"China trade is a jobs bill that's been long, long overdue," said Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidBill O'Reilly: Politics helped kill Kate Steinle, Zarate just pulled the trigger Tax reform is nightmare Déjà vu for Puerto Rico Ex-Obama and Reid staffers: McConnell would pretend to be busy to avoid meeting with Obama MORE (D-Nev.) at a press conference Monday evening. "It's a bipartisan bill and I feel very comfortable we're going to pass it."

China's undervalued currency has been seen for several years by Democrats as another contributing factor to U.S. job losses, and the China legislation has been threatened but never passed by both chambers.

The Senate will take a cloture vote on the bill at about 5:30 p.m. on Monday.