Vice President Mike Pence called on lawmakers to support USMCA trade deal during his visit to Utah. During a speaking event in Salt Lake City Thursday, Pence said Mexico and Canada have shown their support for the accord and now its up to Congress to put it into effect.
While Washington is on break, lawmakers across the country are rallying their bases and fundraising for their coffers. One topic being nearly unanimously discussed in policy circles is NAFTA’s replacement — the USMCA trade deal. One America’s Chanel Rion has more from the White House.
The White House is working on trade deals with Mexico, China, the EU, and now the U.K. One America’s Chanel Rion has more on the trade talks as the U.S. conducts it’s first official visit to the U.K. since Prime Minister Boris Johnson was elected.
As Democrat presidential candidates wrap up this week’s debates, two leading candidates are facing criticism for their positions regarding immigration. One America’s Chanel Rion has more from Washington.
Senate Finance Committee chairman Chuck Grassley offered words of advice for President Trump alongside his push for a revised version of the USMCA trade deal.
Under the administration of former President Obama, a loophole at the IRS allowed illegal aliens to fraudulently collect tax refunds for their children living in Mexico. President Trump’s new tax plan, however, is set to save Americans billions of dollars every year. One America’s Pearson Sharp explains how.
The White House may be weighing a travel ban on Guatemala in the wake of a failed agreement regarding asylum between the two countries. One America’s Jacob Demille has details on how Mexico’s new hardline policies are impacting Guatemalans who consider seeking asylum in the U.S.
While speaking to reporters Wednesday before leaving for a trip to West Virginia, President Trump said Mexico could send more troops to the U.S.–Mexico border. This possible addition comes after the over 20,000 soldiers already sent by the country in an effort to curb illegal immigration.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently praised Mexico over its efforts to combat the Central American migrant crisis. Sunday’s meeting marked the halfway point for a the 90 day agreement signed last month for Mexico to slow the flow of illegal migration towards the U.S. southern border.