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Neal: Plenty of ‘goodwill’ in USTR meeting, ‘ways to go’ on USMCA proposals

May 15, 2019 at 3:23 PM
After a Wednesday meeting with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, House Ways & Means Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) praised the “goodwill in the room” but said USTR’s proposal to address Democrats’ concerns with the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement still had a “ways to go.” Lighthizer met with Neal, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other congressional leaders. “I thought it was good,” Neal told Inside U.S. Trade. “I thought there was a lot of goodwill in the room. The question now...

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