Kevin Freking and Paul Wiseman

Government, Business

Trump Signs USMCA Agreement Into Law

President Trump speaks during an event at the White House to sign a new North American trade agreement with Canada and Mexico on Jan. 29. President Trump speaks during an event at the White House on Jan. 29 to sign a new North American trade agreement with Canada and Mexico. (Alex Brandon/Associated Press)

President Donald Trump on Jan. 29 signed into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico that he said replaces the “nightmare” of a Clinton-era agreement and will keep jobs, wealth and growth in America.

Kevin Freking and Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
January 29, 2020
Government, Business

US, China Sign Deal That Aims to Simmer Long-Running Trade Tensions

Liu He and Donald Trump Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and President Donald Trump shake hands after signing the trade deal. (Evan Vucci/AP)

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Jan. 15 with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers and is aimed at lowering tensions in a long-running dispute between the economic powers.

Kevin Freking and Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
January 15, 2020