Trump’s Trade Hardball Splits Senate Allies

Sens. Pat Toomey, Ron Johnson, and other free-trading Republicans aren’t enamored with President Trump’s plan to terminate NAFTA and get Congress to adopt its replacement, but simply threatening to withdraw may be all he needs.

President Trump reaches out to Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto (left) and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as they prepare to sign the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, during a ceremony at a hotel before the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Nov. 30.
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