The vice-president linked the future prosperity of the US energy sector to approval this year of the agreement.
Freeland to brief the federal cabinet soon on plans to table the necessary ratification bill.
Some members of Congress call for changes and there’s a push to lift steel and aluminum tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico.
It’s a proposal that doesn’t please elements on the right or the left.
New agreement not popular with some Democrats and Republicans.
Won’t back down from demands, a position that has some US legislators bristling at what they consider a stalling tactic.
Delay will see the ground change in Congress, Mexico and new variables.
No consensus and few specifics about what that might look like – or even what the biggest problems are.
Research shows no clear path for Trump to reduce the US trade deficit with Mexico.
House speaker’s proposals include import tax that would impact Canadian manufacturers and exporters.
Satisfied Canadian and Mexican leaders agree to negotiate swiftly.
Letter to Trump says it should be strengthened, not weakened to encourage energy conservation.
The Republican-backed proposal would alter the tax system to penalize imports, without special status for Canada.
Associated Press separates the real from the ‘alternative facts.’
His 35% tax could ignite a trade war, says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.