Opposition Outlines Concerns with Revised New NAFTA

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Opposition Outlines Concerns with Revised New NAFTA

Speaking with reporters on Parliament Hill, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet and NDP international trade critic Daniel Blaikie comment on the revised new North American free trade agreement. Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland took part in a signing ceremony earlier in the day in Mexico City.

U.S. Democrats have agreed to revisions in the trade deal that addressed their concerns on labour standards, environmental protections, and prescription drug prices. he renegotiated NAFTA was signed between Canada, the United States and Mexico on November 30, 2018, after 14 months of intense negotiations, but only Mexico has ratified it. (December 10, 2019) (no interpretation)