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POLITICO Playbook: Drama on trade, government funding resumes

1 month ago   |   By Politico

AHH, HERE'S THE DRAMA!... - SABRINA RODRÍGUEZ: “Mexico fumes over labor enforcement details in trade bill” : “Mexico's top trade negotiator plans to return to Washington on Sunday to express his outrage over language in the U.S. bill to implement the new North American trade agreement, potentially complicating the House's plans to pass the USMCA this week. “Mexico was blindsided by the inclusion of language in the implementing bill that would allow the Trump administration to deploy full-time diplomats to Mexico to make sure the country is upholding labor standards, Jesús Seade, Mexico's...
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Mexico fumes over labor enforcement details in trade bill

Mexico fumes over labor enforcement details in trade bill

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Mexico's top trade negotiator plans to return to Washington on Sunday to express his outrage over language in the U.S. bill to implement the new North American trade agreement, potentially complicating the House's plans to pass the USMCA this week. Mexico was blindsided by the inclusion of language in the implementing bill that would allow the Trump administration to deploy full-time diplomats to Mexico to make sure the country is upholding labor standards, Jesús Seade, Mexico's undersecretary for North America, said Saturday. Seade said he will return to Washington on Sunday to meet with...
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