The Democrats had made their support - essential to see what's known in the U.S.as USMCA, move through the U.S. House of Representatives given their majority - contingent on changes being made.
The revised trade agreement removes a loophole in NAFTA that allowed any country to object to the formation of enforcement panels, and it updates rules governing how evidence can be presented at arbitration panels, according to a summary of the pact. Good for everybody - Farmers, Manufacturers, Energy, Unions - tremendous support. USA politicians from both parties say that waiting until next year could make it more hard to ratify because the presidential election campaign - and perhaps impeachment proceedings against Trump - will be in full swing.
She credited Democratic negotiators for winning stronger provisions on enforcing the agreement's provisions on labour in the Mexican auto sector.
Democrats announced it Tuesday just as they prepared to pass articles of impeachment against Trump.
"In the lives of ordinary Canadians, there is perhaps no issue in our relationship with the United States that matters more than trade", she said in Question Period.
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The House is planning to vote on the agreement next week. The Canadian government source said Ottawa had been involved in the discussions and was fine with the deal. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said "the USMCA is far from flawless", but "there is no denying that the trade rules will now be fairer because of our hard work and perseverance".
Pelosi thanked Trumka during the USMCA press conference on Tuesday.
Revamping NAFTA, which Trump railed against as a job killer, has been one of the president's top economic and political priorities ahead of the 2020 election.
Democrats in Congress have reached a deal with the White House to approve a new North American trade pact.
Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland has arrived in Mexico City where she is slated to appear at a signing ceremony with American and Mexican counterparts 1 p.m. ET.
"I'm hearing very good things", he said.
This brings the deal the closest it has been to the finish line since the leaders of all three countries first signed on last November on the sidelines of a G20 summit. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said the three countries agreed to sign the new agreement Tuesday, according to Bloomberg.