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Analysts: USMCA's prospects in Canada unchanged following elections

October 23, 2019 at 4:26 PM
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s new minority government will not affect efforts to ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, analysts told Inside U.S. Trade . Trudeau on Monday secured a second term as prime minister. However, Trudeau’s Liberal Party failed to garner enough seats to form a majority government, winning just 157 of the 338 seats in the House of Commons. Trudeau’s demotion to leader of a minority party is unlikely to have an impact on USMCA's ratification in Canada, however, because...

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