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Trump Congratulates UK’s Boris Johnson After Election Victory, Hints at New Trade Deal

Trump Congratulates UK’s Boris Johnson After Election Victory, Hints at New Trade Deal

  BY ISABEL VAN BRUGEN President Donald Trump hinted at striking a new trade deal with Britain while congratulating UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his resounding Dec. 13 election victory, that will allow him to end three years of political paralysis and take the UK out of the European Union next month. Trump wrote a heartfelt message addressed to Johnson, […]

USMCA Won’t Pass This Year Unless Deal Reached by Week’s End: Grassley

USMCA Won’t Pass This Year Unless Deal Reached by Week’s End: Grassley

BY ZACHARY STIEBER   The U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement probably won’t pass this year unless a deal is reached this week, Sen. Chuck Grassley, the President Pro Tempore, said on Dec. 2. “I’ve come to the floor many times to speak with my colleagues about the U.S.-Mexico trade agreement. I recently spoke with my colleagues in the House […]

NAFTA No More: President Trump Announces United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

NAFTA No More: President Trump Announces United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

By Michelle Moons “It’s a big day for trade, big day for our country, a lot of people though we’d never get here because we all negotiate tough. We do, so does Mexico,” said Trump. Trump told reporters he wanted to do away with the name NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) in favor of […]

GOP leaders vow to resurrect Obama trade deal

GOP leaders vow to resurrect Obama trade deal

  Republican leaders vowed Wednesday to find a way to resurrect the trade deal Democrats sank less than a week ago, insisting they will corral enough votes to make sure President Obama gets the controversial fast-track negotiating powers he’ll need to strike a Pacific trade deal. “We are committed to ensuring both TPA and TAA […]