Renegotiating NAFTA

NAFTA First Round of Talks

Opening-round talks to remake the North American Free Trade Agreement revealed early fissures dividing the U.S. from Mexico and Canada, including a Trump administration proposal to require a “substantial” portion of autos and auto parts produced under the pact be made in the U.S...

By | August, 22, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Make NAFTA Fair

The End of NAFTA?

The Trump administration is considering drafting an executive order to withdraw the U.S. from the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada - though administration officials caution it's just one of a number of options currently being discussed by the president and his staff. It seems more likely than not that NAFTA will be coming to an end...

By | April, 27, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Build that Wall

The Wall

Well, there hasn't been a dull moment yet with Donald Trump at the helm. His decision to build a wall along the southern border of Mexico escalated into a diplomatic standoff yesterday, with Mexico's president publicly canceling a scheduled meeting at the White House and Mr. Trump firing back, accusing Mexico of burdening the United States with illegal immigrants, criminals, and a trade deficit...

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Ford Decides to Stay in U.S.

Ford is canceling plans to build a new plant in Mexico. It will invest $700 million in Michigan instead, creating 700 new U.S. jobs. Ford CEO Mark Fields said the investment is a "vote of confidence" in the pro-business environment being created by Donald Trump. However, he stressed Ford did not do any sort of special deal with the president-elect...

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