Trudeau meets with California leaders on commerce, well being care

Trudeau meets with California leaders on commerce, well being care

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's motorcade was involved in a vehicle crash Friday evening that left at least three people injured, including a California Highway Patrol officer.

Justin Trudeau's motorcade has been involved in an accident.

Free trade is a delicate issue in the U.S. Midwest, where there is a feeling that the North American Free Trade Agreement has cost American industrial jobs - a favourite talking point of President Donald Trump, one of NAFTA's most strenuous critics.

"Canada is a country that is open to immigration because we have a strong immigration system that Canadians rely on", Trudeau said.

Patrick Quinn (A.B. '17) said after the event that he appreciated Trudeau's nod to Mexican interests.

Trudeau held a town hall as part of a cross-country tour where he took questions from participants on topics ranging from economic development to Crown-Indigenous relations. The key to reducing the grumbling around globalism is making sure that the rules and policies around trade ensure everyone feels the benefits, he said.

Trudeau has tried to make the case to Americans during his four-day swing through the United States that trade has been a boon for their country, despite their concerns.

Trudeau argued that the deal has sent benefits both ways across the border.

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"NAFTA, while not ideal, has been good for the United States, broadly speaking, just as it has been good for Canada and Mexico, broadly speaking", Trudeau told a sold-out audience in an address on Canada-U.S. relations in the library's Air Force One Pavilion.

Trudeau nonetheless received fawning praise from Silicon Valley tech leaders, who have clashed with Trump over political differences.

Negotiators from the U.S., Mexico and Canada recently finished their sixth round of talks on NAFTA.

Trudeau said there is a downside to the rosy trade picture he drew. He said negotiators are also within range of closing "several more bread-and-butter chapters" at the next meeting.

U.S. President Ronald Reagan stands with Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney at the annual G7 Summit in Toronto on June 19, 1988, five months after they signed the Canada-U.S.

Ken in Kelowna supports her actions 100 per cent, while Gloria says the majority of British Columbians want to see the pipeline go ahead, according to the tweets.

"Our economies have thrived over the past 25 years under NAFTA", Trudeau said at the fifth anniversary of the University of Chicago Institute of Politics, explaining that the agreement should be reformed, not discarded.

Garcetti warmly welcomed Trudeau to Los Angeles and said that Canada was a major trading partner for the city.