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Pelosi ‘optimistic’ on USMCA, but ‘not there yet’

February 8, 2019 at 11:43 AM
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said she on Thursday that she was “optimistic” about congressional passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, but also reiterated Democratic concerns about enforcement. “The concerns that we have about, and hopefully they're resolvable, because I'm optimistic always with the [agreement],” she said at a press conference. Pelosi reiterated that Democratic concerns “center around workers' rights, center around the environment, center around prescription drug prices.” The overarching issue, she added, is enforcement. “You can have the best...

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