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Inside U.S. Trade - 10/13/2017

Lighthizer meets with Democrats on NAFTA amid GOP, business wariness

October 12, 2017
As the Trump administration last week faced mounting public criticism about its NAFTA proposals from the business community -- and from congressional Republicans behind closed doors -- U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer met with a group of Democrats who have staunchly opposed previous trade deals and called for a radical NAFTA overhaul. Securing their support for a new deal, however, is seen as a longshot, many sources told Inside U.S. Trade -- adding to the looming question of how the...

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