Tag: NAFTA

NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Conversation: Senator Claire McCaskill shares NAFTA concerns

| December 13, 2017

Senator Claire McCaskill met with U.S. Trade Ambassador Robert Lighthizer and expressed her concerns about alleged sabre-rattling by Trump administration officials.

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Amid NAFTA renegotiations, McCaskill and Republican colleagues seek to protect American agricultural producers

| July 24, 2017

Since the North American Free Trade Agreement was enacted, Canada and Mexico have been the top two export destinations for Missouri agricultural goods.

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Grain groups and produce groups at odds over NAFTA

| June 28, 2017

WASHINGTON (DTN) — Early testimony from agricultural industries Tuesday on the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement reflected an array of views on the impact of the trade deal and the Trump administration’s move to renegotiate NAFTA.

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NCBA visits Missouri, discusses latest concerns

| May 11, 2017

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Update, which was held in Mexico, Mo., highlighted topics such as international beef trade, government affairs, and market volatility.

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Newly confirmed U.S. Secretary of Agriculture visits Kansas City, seemingly provides immigration clarification

| April 29, 2017

The former Georgia governor projected a relaxed demeanor as he participated in the first Town Hall meeting of his young stewardship of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Chinn proves the importance of NAFTA

| February 23, 2017

Chris Chinn, director of the Missouri Department of Agriculture, participated in a panel discussion about NAFTA in Kansas City yesterday.

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Farm, Immigration debate should include rural communities

| February 6, 2017

Agriculture and trade groups are voicing their concerns all over the country.

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