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After impeachment, House gives big North American trade victory to Trump

Revised deal could create 30,000 jobs in U.S. auto plants

One day after its historic impeachment votes, the Democratic-led House gave President Donald Trump an overwhelming bipartisan victory Thursday on a renegotiated trade agreement with Canada and Mexico. The legislation passed after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her colleagues won key concessions from an administration anxious to pass the trade deal before next year’s election season makes that task more difficult. The GOP-controlled Senate probably will take up the legislation when

Official
U.S., Canada, Mexico sign agreement — again — to replace NAFTA

But Senate won't take it up until after a Trump impeachment trial

MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States signed a fresh overhaul of a quarter-century-old trade pact on Tuesday that aims to improve enforcement of worker rights and hold down prices for biologic drugs by eliminating a patent provision. The signing ceremony in Mexico City launched what may be the final approval effort for U.S. President Donald Trump's three-year quest to revamp the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a deal he has

Report
New USMCA trade deal would hurt U.S. auto production, boost parts production

Jobs gained in parts and engines, jobs lost in final assembly as cars cost more

Jobs gained in parts and engines, jobs lost in final assembly as cars cost more.

Official
U.S., Canada, Mexico sign post-NAFTA trade deal after some brinkmanship

Congress still has to approve it

Congress still has to approve it.

Rumormill
Honda may move U.S.-bound Fit production to Japan from Mexico

A response to SUV fervor and Trump's NAFTA replacement trade deal

A response to SUV fervor and Trump's NAFTA replacement trade deal.

Official
5 facts about the new North America free trade deal

From cars to oil to milk

From cars to oil to milk.

Official
New U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade pact avoids tariffs: 'historical transaction'

11th-hour deal creates USMCA, will replace NAFTA

11th-hour deal creates USMCA, will replace NAFTA.

Official
Trump says he rejected Trudeau, again threatens Canadian-built car tariffs

Says he refused one-on-one meeting; Canada says nobody asked for one

Says he refused one-on-one meeting; Canada says nobody asked for one

Breaking
NAFTA session with Canada breaks off after Trump 'so insulting' remarks

But foreign minister hopes for a 'win-win-win' if both sides are flexible

But foreign minister hopes for a 'win-win-win' if both sides are flexible

Opinion
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Trump tariff threat on Canadian-built cars: These models could be affected

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands

It would be especially bad for Chrysler brands.

Followup
Trump's U.S.-Mexico trade deal meets bipartisan skeptics in Congress

It has to be a three-way deal to achieve easy approval

It has to be a three-way deal to achieve easy approval.

Official
Report
NAFTA talks with Mexico drag on due to autos sticking points

Trump: 'Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal'

Trump: "Autoworkers must be taken care of or there will be no deal."

ETC
Mexican officials optimistic about NAFTA news in coming days

This as nations meet on unified strategy for Trump auto tariff threats

This as nations meet on unified strategy for Trump auto tariff threats

Automakers, dealers, UAW, nations to testify on Trump tariff threat

U.S. Chamber: ‘Staggering blow’ risking hundreds of thousands of jobs

Tariffs 'a staggering blow,' would risk hundreds of thousands of U.S. jobs

Report
GM to build Chevrolet Blazer in Mexico

This, despite Trump criticizing building vehicles abroad

This, despite Trump criticizing building vehicles abroad.

ETC
Trump vows a 'straightening out' of G7 trade at tense summit

Our allies' view: ‘No leader is forever’

Our allies' view: "No leader is forever."

Opinion
Section 232 and who stands to lose from ‘national security’ tariffs

Hint: It's the autoworkers the president says he's helping

Hint: It's the autoworkers the president says he's helping.

Official
GM chief Mary Barra discusses trade, fuel economy and EVs at Goldman Sachs

"We want to compete and we want to win based on merit”

General Motors chief Mary Barra said today her company needs a level playing field on trade with other countries, with equivalent or no tariffs in order to successfully compete in a global auto industry. She made her comments during a "Talks at GS" conversation with Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein that was carried by Yahoo Finance, a sister site to Autoblog.

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