February 28, 2020: Public Designation of the Former Governor of the Mexican State of Nayarit, Roberto Sandoval Castañeda, Due to Involvement in Significant Corruption

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the following press statement announcing the designation of Roberto Sandoval as well as his immediate family due to corruption during his time as governor of Nayarit. The US Treasury Department issued a similar declaration in May 2019. Today, I am announcing the public designation of the former governor of … Continue reading February 28, 2020: Public Designation of the Former Governor of the Mexican State of Nayarit, Roberto Sandoval Castañeda, Due to Involvement in Significant Corruption

January 29, 2020: President Trump Initiates a New Chapter in Trade Policy by Signing into Law the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the following statement following President Donald Trump signing the new trade agreement between the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Today, the President of the United States signed into law the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), initiating a new chapter in U.S. trade policy.  Mexico and the United States have now … Continue reading January 29, 2020: President Trump Initiates a New Chapter in Trade Policy by Signing into Law the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

January 16, 2020: U.S. Senate Passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the following statement after the Senate passed the USMCA. Today, the United States Senate passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, also known as the USMCA, bringing us one step closer to fulfilling President Trump’s promise to modernize and update trade agreements. Mexico has ratified the USMCA, and we now look … Continue reading January 16, 2020: U.S. Senate Passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

December 19, 2019: Milestone Marked by U.S. House of Representatives: Passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the following press statement marking the passage of the USMCA by the House of Representatives. Today, the United States House of Representatives passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), marking a major milestone for economic engagement in our region.  The next step is passage by the U.S. Senate, which we … Continue reading December 19, 2019: Milestone Marked by U.S. House of Representatives: Passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

December 11, 2019: On the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued the following press statement after a compromise was reached between the Canada, Mexico, and the United States to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement. On December 10, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner announced a compromise agreement after months of intensive negotiations … Continue reading December 11, 2019: On the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement