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Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

WASHINGTON — The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachme...
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How NAFTA 2.0 Will Shake up Business as Usual

WASHINGTON — American dairy farmers get more access to the Canadian market. U.S. drug companies can fend off generic competition for a few more years. Automakers are under pressure to build more cars where workers earn decent wages. The new United States-Me...
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US-Mexico ‘Understanding’ Could Overhaul NAFTA

President Donald Trump is announcing a trade "understanding" with Mexico that could lead to an overhaul of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trump made the announcement Monday in the Oval Office, with...

FACT CHECK: Trump Falsely Claims Historic Turnaround

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump falsely claimed Friday he's pulled off "an economic turnaround of historic proportions." Speaking at the White House after the government reported that the economy grew at an annual rate of 4.1 percent in the second quarte...

Zakaria: Trump’s Deals Are Spin, Not Wins

Nearly 500 days into his presidency, Donald Trump has yet to demonstrate he is the master dealmaker he purports to be, says Washington Post columnist Fareed Zakaria. He observes in his May 25 opinion piece, "By now it is obvious Trump is actually a bad nego...