Robert Lighthizer

Pelosi: USMCA may not be ratified by end of 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is saying the U.S. Mexico-Canada Agreement may not pass Congress by the end of this year. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Pelosi denounced the new trade deal with Canada and Mexico as “NAFTA with sugar on top.” She suggested the Democrat-led House may not have the time to ratify the accord this year.