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Trump Administration Begins NAFTA Renegotiation Process

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration says it has notified Congress it intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico. In a letter sent Thursday to congressional leaders, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the administration plans 90 days of consultations with lawmakers over how to rewrite the agreement followed by negotiations with Canada and Mexico that could begin after August 16. Renegotiation of NAFTA was a key promise of Trump’s during his presidential campaign, when he frequently called the treaty a “disaster.” Lighthizer told reporters…

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Donald Trump Tripped Up by His Own Administration

Charles Hurt, Washington TimesAs with his campaign, Donald Trump’s presidency is developing into yet another epic tome, “The Tale of Two Trumps.” This past weekend, President Trump delivered his first graduation speech as president at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. It was nothing short of spectacular. If it had been his predecessor, the fawning media would have reported that the stormy clouds over Liberty Mountain parted as the president arrived and took the stage to deliver an address that was inspiring, funny and audacious. … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Donald…

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