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NAFTA 'DEADLINES'

Sep 22, 2018 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Re A Bad NAFTA Deal? Take It And Run, Canada (Sept. 21): The vaunted "deadlines" to conclude a new NAFTA deal are not ours.

Donald Trump is desperate for a win before the U.S. midterms in November. Mexico is anxious to sign off before its new president takes office on Dec. 1 and has to "own" the agreement. These are not our problems and these are not "our" deadlines.

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland can keep "running out the clock" because Canada's chances improve immeasura...