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Trump Gives Trudeau Assurance on Canada Trade Relationship

February 14, 2017
Jennifer Jacobs, Shannon Pettypiece | Bloomberg Politics
President Donald Trump assured Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Monday that Canada isn’t the main target of his plans to reset U.S. trade relationships.
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Abe Frets About Trade in Chamber Speech Before Trump Meeting

February 10, 2017
Isabel Reynolds, Margaret Talev, Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg Politics
Abe will meet today with President Donald Trump and then travel to Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida for the weekend.
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Spicer: 20% Tax on Mexico Imports Still Just an Option

January 27, 2017
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
It was the shortest trade war in a young presidency.
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Trump Abandons Trans-Pacific Partnership, Obama’s Signature Trade Deal

January 24, 2017
Peter Baker | The New York Times
President Trump upended America’s traditional, bipartisan trade policy on Monday as he formally abandoned the ambitious, 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.
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Trump Taps China Critic Lighthizer for U.S. Trade Representative

January 3, 2017
Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg Politics
Donald Trump has picked lawyer Robert Lighthizer to head the U.S. Trade Representative office, in a further sign the incoming administration will take a tougher line on China.
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Pacific Rim Nations Push Back on Free-Trade Skepticism

November 21, 2016
Ryan Dube, Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
Leaders of Pacific Rim nations meeting here on Sunday are pushing back against growing skepticism toward free-trade deals in the U.S. and elsewhere.
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Donald Trump's meltdown, the debate over debates and Walmart moms face tough choice

August 12, 2016
Inside TIME Magazine's Trump cover story and why some independent voters think 2016 choice is "lesser of two evils."
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Trump blasts trade deals, departing from GOP orthodoxy

June 29, 2016
Jill Colvin, Lisa Lerer | AP
In a speech Tuesday, Donald Trump called for a new era of economic "Americanism."
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