Government And Institutions

NAFTA discussions could bring 'drama', Canadian official warns

The United States, Mexico and Canada will meet on Wednesday for the first round of discussions to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and on Monday Canada’s trade minister outlined the country’s goals for those discussions in the most detailed way to-date.

Trump declares opioid crisis a national emergency

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that his administration was in the process of drawing up paperwork to declare the country’s opioid epidemic a national emergency, despite refusal to do so at a press briefing on the topic earlier this week.