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January 29, 2020
North Dakota delegation rejoices after Trump signs North American trade deal
BISMARCK — The three members of North Dakota's congressional delegation expressed gratitude to President Donald Trump after he signed the U.S-Mexico-Canada...
January 29, 2020 - 1:28pm
Trump signs USMCA deal, revamping North American trade rules
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a revamped trade agreement with Canada and Mexico into law on Wednesday, Jan. 29, achieving his pledge to rework the North American Free Trade Agreement even as he contends with the Senate impeachment trial. The revised treaty, called the...
January 29, 2020 - 11:21am
January 16, 2020
Hoeven, Cramer pleased after Senate approves Mexico-Canada trade deal
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer, both R-North Dakota, expressed support for a proposed North American trade agreement...
January 16, 2020 - 3:18pm
Trump's trade team puts USMCA back on track after Mexican official says he is 'very satisfied'
WASHINGTON - The United States and Mexico on Monday, Dec. 16, resolved a last-minute dispute over labor rights that briefly threatened to derail...
December 16, 2019 - 3:02pm
December 12, 2019
New NAFTA leaves winners and losers across North America
Companies, workers and lawmakers in three countries have spent the past year in limbo awaiting final touches on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada free-trade...
December 12, 2019 - 12:14pm
December 10, 2019
Trump secures revised trade deal with Mexico and Canada, Democrats hail changes
WASHINGTON - Representatives of the United States, Mexico and Canada on Tuesday agreed to amend a North American trade deal, accepting significant...
December 10, 2019 - 10:03am
November 20, 2019
NAFTA rewrite runs into trouble as Mexican reform comes up short
It was a historic moment for Mexico: the first time workers were given the right to vote on a labor contract negotiated by their union under...
November 20, 2019 - 11:39am
September 18, 2019
South Dakota's Rep. Johnson to Congress: Time to pass the USMCA
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota's Republican U.S. Rep. Dusty Johnson says it's time for Congress to pass a trade deal with Mexico and Canada. On...
September 18, 2019 - 4:40pm
August 6, 2019
Motorcade for Trade stops at Farmfest to stump for USMCA
MORGAN, Minn. — A group advocating to pass a replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement made a stop this week at Farmfest. Members...
August 6, 2019 - 4:37pm
June 24, 2019
Trump's erratic policy moves put national security at risk, experts say
WASHINGTON - Three policy turnarounds by President Donald Trump this month have underscored his freewheeling governing style, an approach that...
June 24, 2019 - 7:42am
May 4, 2019
'America First' may be last hope for these cattle ranchers
PATERSON, Wash. - Fifty-mile-per-hour winds and snow drifts seven feet deep greeted Ted Wishon when he checked on his cattle herd, hunkered down...
May 4, 2019 - 11:24am
April 25, 2019
Mexico is now the largest US trading partner - despite Trump's tariff and border threats
MEXICO CITY - President Donald Trump has threatened to rip up NAFTA. To shut the border with Mexico. To impose tariffs on the thriving car industry...
April 25, 2019 - 12:07pm
October 10, 2018
Exporters say trade agreement just the 'tip of the iceberg'
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Although North American leaders have announced they reached a new trade agreement to replace the North American Free Trade...
October 10, 2018 - 3:54pm
October 5, 2018
Grain grading issue resolved in trade deal, but Cramer comments not helpful, Canadian officials says
WASHINGTON — Changes to the Canadian grain grading system were a big win for U.S. agriculture in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. But...
October 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
October 2, 2018
U.S. deal with Canada to update NAFTA encouraging, but SD ag leaders still express worries
PIERRE, S.D.—They're getting the NAFTA band back together and some farm interests are hoping they're going to rock. That was the news from...
October 2, 2018 - 9:27pm