U.S., Canada square off on NAFTA as leaders dig in

9/5/2018 Politico 

trudeauSenior U.S. and Canadian officials resumed NAFTA talks on Wednesday with the aim of wrapping up by the end of the month, even as their leaders this week reasserted that any compromise would be hard-earned.

“As I’ve said, no NAFTA is better than a bad NAFTA deal for Canadians,” Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters on Tuesday.

President Donald Trump set the tone earlier this week by warning on Twitter that “there is no political necessity to keep Canada in the new NAFTA deal.”

 

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