Mexico says called Trump's bluff when he eyed NAFTA exit

Mexico says called Trump's bluff when he eyed NAFTA exit

The 82-14 confirmation vote included opposition from GOP Sens.

Those Democrats were joined by 45 Republicans who voted for Mr Robert Lighthizer in a rare bipartisan moment a day after Democrats demanded an independent criminal investigation of Mr Trump's 2016 campaign after he fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.

The office of USTR is responsible for developing and overseeing USA trade policy, including strategy, negotiation, implementation and enforcement of multilateral, regional/bilateral and sector-specific trade agreements.

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"If you do that, just get out already - because there's no way we're negotiating under those conditions", he said. Gary Peters (D-Mich.), who spent the previous eight years in Congress fighting a Democratic White House on trade. "We congratulate Ambassador Lighthizer on his confirmation", said the Sweetener Users Association.

The trade issue has been turned on its head, to a position where there is now a bipartisan majority in Congress opposing the global economic strategy that has driven USA trade policy for the past 35 years.

The report also added the Trump administration may also move its attention towards the Seoul-Washington free trade agreement in the near future. "As we urge prudence on any trade negotiations or renegotiations, Lighthizer's confirmation will allow the U.S.to engage on trade negations that will benefit all Americans though economic growth and job creation", said ASA President Ron Moore. Recently, he worked outside of government as a lawyer pushing for better trade treatment of USA industries, like manufacturing and high-tech. In 2008, he wrote a column in The New York Times criticizing McCain, then the Republican presidential candidate, for his unstinting support of free trade.

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Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) was the only other Republican to vote against Lighthizer. Trump has threatened to withdraw from the agreement with Mexico and Canada if he doesn't thinks discussions are going his way. But some farm groups are anxious about how withdrawing from an Asia-Pacific trade deal and reworking other trade pacts could hurt sales of US -produced beef, poultry and grains. John McCain (Ariz.) and Ben Sasse (Neb.).

Later in private practice - he became a senior partner in global trade at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom - Lighthizer represented USA steel companies that complained that China and other countries were dumping underpriced steel on the US market.

"Right now, we're in a tough patch, and we're trying to get a trade policy squared away", Roberts said.

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