Tag: NAFTA

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Chadwick Moore — Left for Dead in Danville: How Globalism Is Killing Working Class America

The story of Danville is one echoed in countless communities across the country, a gutted middle class left for dead in the wake of sweeping international trade deals in Washington, applauded by liberal economists and a lockstep media portraying such policies as inevitable, ultimately good, and a win for the American consumer–a narrative usually coupled with condescending and disdainful attitudes toward displaced workers for a perceived inability to sprint ahead with the times.

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Trump Talks with Mexico’s President-Elect on Border, NAFTA

U.S. President Donald Trump spent half an hour on the phone with Mexico’s new President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday covering issues from border security to trading through the multi-lateral NAFTA deal or on a bilateral basis.

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Donald Trump Calls for Total Tariff Removals at G7 Summit

“That’s the way it should be, no tariffs, no barriers, and no subsidies,” Trump said, referring to his former college education. “That’s the way you learned at the Wharton school of finance.”

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, and US President Donald Trump discussed ongoing negotiations to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement

Trump to Trudeau: ‘Fair Deal’ or ‘No Deal’ on NAFTA

President Donald Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday, the day that the United States announced tariffs on Canada and told Trudeau that there would be a “fair deal” or “no deal at all” on NAFTA.

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Cruz: ‘There Is an Active Debate’ Within the Trump Admin on NAFTA

Sunday on NBC 5’s “Lone Star Politics,” Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said there was “an active debate,” within the Trump administration on the direction of the NAFTA renegotiation. When asked about the direction the NAFTA renegotiation is taking, Cruz said, “I am worried.

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Pat Toomey Opposes Trump’s Efforts to Renegotiate NAFTA

Sen. Pat Toomey wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, promising to oppose President Donald Trump’s efforts to renegotiate or withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

A worker in protective gear checks the production process during the opening of the 200 million euro aluminum recycling and casting center of US company Novelis Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, US, in Nachterstedt, central Germany, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Located adjacent to the company’s existing aluminum rolling mill, the new …

Woodson: President Trump’s Trade Naysayers Miss the Mark

President Donald J. Trump finally put the money where his mouth is and the Section 232 tariffs on imported metals went into effect on March 23, 2018. But the global push-back against them managed to reduce some of their bite.