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NFTC head: ‘Broad and deep support’ for USMCA in business community

November 8, 2018
National Foreign Trade Council President Rufus Yerxa said Thursday that the business community supports the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and indicated the group would begin its lobbying efforts on behalf of the deal soon. There is “very broad and deep support” for USMCA, Yerxa said. “Not that there aren’t concerns with some elements of the agreement, but overall with the recognition there’s some very good things in there.” “We’ll be up there soon conveying that message,” he told reporters, referring to...

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