Tag: North American Free Trade Agreement

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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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).

Forbes puts President-elect Donald Trump's worth at $3.8 billion and his transition team has tapped other wealthy people as possible Cabinet nominees

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: We ‘Did Not Tell Mexico We Would Defend NAFTA from Trump’

“The U.S. Chamber did not tell Mexico we would defend NAFTA ‘from Trump’ or that it was ‘aiming to keep Donald Trump from fulfilling his campaign threat’ as asserted in the headline and lede of the [recent Bloomberg Politics] story,” Blair Latoff Holmes, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s executive director of external communications, tells Breitbart News.

Robby Mook

Exclusive — Mook Spooked: Clinton Campaign Manager, Other Top Dems Dodge Questions on Whether Hillary Wants Obama to Withdraw TPP

Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook and other top Democrats refused to answer whether Clinton wants President Barack Obama to withdraw the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) from consideration before Congress during interviews with Breitbart News in the spin room after the first presidential debate here at Hofstra University on Monday night.

Janet Yellen

Weak Employment Growth May Delay Interest Rate Hike

Weak August employment growth of just 151,000 in total non-farm payrolls, along with a 1,000-job downward revision for July, may allow the U.S. Federal Reserve to delay raising interest rates despite inflation concerns.

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Trump Taps 6 Texans to Agricultural Advisory Committee

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has put together a team of agricultural policy advisers and six of them hail from the Lone Star State, including former Texas Governor and Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers an economic policy speech to the Detroit Economic Club, Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, in Detroit.

Trump’s Tax Plan Cuts Clinton’s Deficit by 75%

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has presented an economic plan that would create a sustainable economic boom, beating Hillary Clinton’s economic plan by 75% when it comes to the federal budget deficit.

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Mark Levin on ‘TrumpTrade’: More Bernie Than Reagan

Mark Levin writes that Donald Trump’s view on trade agreements is closer to Bernie Sanders’ position than Ronald Reagan’s, reminding that Reagan was a strong advocate for the passage of NAFTA.