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Trump’s new Mexico tariffs threaten to derail a major trade agreement that took more than a year of bitter negotiation, and they’re even drawing the ire of a Republican ally

US President Donald Trump’s threat of 5% tariffs on goods from Mexico over illegal immigration could upend a major trade deal that took over a year of bitter negotiations to reach. The US, Canada, and Mexico agreed to the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement last year, but Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa warned […]
Trump’s new Mexico tariffs threaten to derail a major trade agreement that took more than a year of bitter negotiation, and they’re even drawing the ire of a Republican ally
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Trump lashes out at ‘babies’ complaining about tariffs, which he says led to the massive new trade deal with Canada and Mexico

President Donald Trump credited recent tariffs with the completion of the newly announced US-Canada-Mexico Agreement. Trump also said people should stop whining about the tariffs. “By the way, without tariffs, we wouldn’t be talking about a deal,” Trump said. “Just for those babies out there that talk about tariffs.” President […]
Trump lashes out at ‘babies’ complaining about tariffs, which he says led to the massive new trade deal with Canada and Mexico
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Trump’s new trade deal with Canada and Mexico is winning early praise

The US, Canada, and Mexico agreed on Sunday to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, rebranding the deal as the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA. The deal would make edits to NAFTA’s auto, labour, and dispute-resolution rules and open up access to various protected industries like dairy and wine. Business […]
Trump’s new trade deal with Canada and Mexico is winning early praise