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

January 8, 2020: Senior State Department Official On State Department 2019 Successes in the Western Hemisphere Region

A senior State Department official reviewed successful efforts by the State Department in the Americas including the completion of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, the recent election in Bolivia, action by the United States and other countries in the Americas to pressure the regime of Nicolas Maduro in … Continue reading January 8, 2020: Senior State Department Official On State Department 2019 Successes in the Western Hemisphere Region

July 29, 2019: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With David Rubenstein, President of the Economic Club of Washington, DC

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed a wide-range of topics with David Rubenstein, which included immigration and Mexico, the recently completed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, and the possibility of US military intervention in Venezuela. The transcript below was edited to only include issues related to Latin America and the Caribbean. https://youtu.be/mbSS9w2jQpU MR RUBENSTEIN:  Now in respect … Continue reading July 29, 2019: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With David Rubenstein, President of the Economic Club of Washington, DC

July 22, 2019: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With Buck Sexton of iHeartMedia

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo answers questions related to US policy regarding efforts to prevent immigrants from reaching the US-Mexico border, the recent agreement with Mexico to that end, and his upcoming visit to El Salvador. The transcript below was edited to only include issues related to Latin America and the Caribbean. QUESTION: All right, … Continue reading July 22, 2019: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With Buck Sexton of iHeartMedia