Agreement With Mexico Reached
It`s infinitely better than what was originally proposed by the government,” Pelosi said. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo followed the president`s tweet with a statement. We urge that every effort be made to take advantage of this moment with effective diplomacy, to build trust, not destroy it, and to seize and not to counter the real improvements in trade relations within reach of the USMCA. The deal announced Thursday allows Mexico to meet the Oct. 24 deadline that, if omitted, could have jeopardized a transboundary water-sharing treaty from which Mexico benefits greatly. Mexican officials also feared that water debt had become an issue in the upcoming U.S. election. .