Canada could delay ratification of new NAFTA until tariffs are lifted | Power & Politics

  • Published on Feb 22, 2019
  • Canada may delay the ratification of the new NAFTA agreement until the U.S. lifts its tariffs against Canadian steel and aluminum , says Transport Minister Marc Garneau.
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Comments • 37

  • Rick Hawkins
    Rick Hawkins 3 months ago

    Well it's been a few weeks!

  • RockFish
    RockFish 4 months ago

    More glory of our Liberal negotiation team...yay everything's more expensive and we're loosing jobs. Thanks Trudeau.

  • Brian Bunch
    Brian Bunch 4 months ago

    These tariffs are bad for the U.S. economy? Where? Record low unemployment, increased wages (not even mandated by the government) and low inflation. I'm not even a Trump fan and I can't complain about the economy.

  • kkndking
    kkndking 4 months ago

    Canada why do you think its ok for us to pay your tariffs but u not play pay ours?

    • Gary Holden
      Gary Holden 4 months ago +1

      Because your tariffs have been equal to or higher than ours? We wouldn't need tariffs if your dairy and others weren't so massively subsidized. Stop handing out the welfare payments, no need for tariffs.

  • Gas Axe
    Gas Axe 4 months ago +1

    What about softwood?
    Guess you forgot.

  • GPS Lost
    GPS Lost 4 months ago

    Don't you mean ratification of the "USCMA" Is it really that hard for Trudeaus News Media Empire (CBC) to remember NAFTA has been replaced / renegotiated and renamed.

    • GPS Lost
      GPS Lost 4 months ago

      @Onlinemamam Wom Perhaps it could just mean United States, Canada, Mexico, Agreement... that was until the fighting between Trump and Trudeau over dairy, steel and aluminum tariffs occurred and the new trade agreement went to USMCA, United States, Mexico, Canada, Agreement. Canada was put into third place as a slight to Justin

    • Onlinemamam Wom
      Onlinemamam Wom 4 months ago

      You’re clearly having a hard time remembering it too! 🤣🤣

    • Onlinemamam Wom
      Onlinemamam Wom 4 months ago

      GPS Lost Hahaha “USCMA” - do you think it’s called Maxico??? 🤣🤣

  • P M
    P M 4 months ago

    The news cast or the government aren't addressing the real problems of those tariffs! Those tariffs are extremely contradictory to the Canada United States relationship!

  • P M
    P M 4 months ago

    The Canadian government should've actually been stern to the United States about how aggressive those tariffs were and responded reciprocally!

    • Onlinemamam Wom
      Onlinemamam Wom 4 months ago

      P M They did.... Did you not pay attention to any news last year?

  • Safe Space Cafe News Music Comedy

    Sorry CBC this is a bad news story The Liberals spun good for you. Look at what the Trump administration is saying... oh don't know? it is all over twitter. Trumps administration says nooooo way Canada without giving up something huuuge MAGA

  • TYKX
    TYKX 4 months ago +2

    Trump hurts our industry to pressure us to comply with his worse NAFTA. Trump is a blight on Canada and Canadians.

    • Danielle Emond
      Danielle Emond 4 months ago +1

      @M no he is destroying your country and makes the US look like a bunch of fools and uneducated hicks, racists, etc. The good thing is it's only the minority of Americans who are alt-right wing nuts. Won't be long but Trump will be gone and once again the US will finally be a great country under a sane person. Even Trump doesn't believe his own lies anymore. The man needs some serious mental health intervention.

    • Russell Troost
      Russell Troost 4 months ago

      NAFTA screwed the United States for over 20 years, bout time for Canada to see what it feels like .

  • Peter Valhalla
    Peter Valhalla 4 months ago +10

    Right. This just in... Canadians to stop eating until orange man no longer bad.

  • o_o'
    o_o' 4 months ago +4

    Americans should just keep the damn tariffs up until Canadians increase their military spending to the 2% agreed upon by NATO.

  • Alistair Razi
    Alistair Razi 4 months ago +4

    Who is going to stand up to Trump?

    • Donald J
      Donald J 4 months ago

      Who is gonna sit down with Trump..?

      Define "Canada"...

  • brennan clarahan
    brennan clarahan 4 months ago +6

    So dumb we should have put tariffs on China to kick start our mining, foundries and manufacturing

    • brennan clarahan
      brennan clarahan 4 months ago

      Peter Hall man Australia made good political picks then. They flip the bird to china, rightly, and the UN Migration Compact! Man you are lucky. Canada will have to undo the last four years of liberal crap

    • Peter Hall
      Peter Hall 4 months ago

      Australia did that and China just now stopped imports of coal.

    • brennan clarahan
      brennan clarahan 4 months ago

      RocketSTI ya, fine as long as it's not made in china And made in Canada I'm ok to pay more

    • RocketSTI
      RocketSTI 4 months ago +4

      That's even dumber
      U gona pay extra for everything dude

  • yehoutube
    yehoutube 4 months ago +1

    poison pill......Canadians are lapdogs forever.
    how your government can accept this deal???

  • Jim Morris
    Jim Morris 4 months ago +1

    What is the point of "Free Trade" if there are terrifs

    • Ron Clark
      Ron Clark 4 months ago

      @Dwayne Wladyka All animals have hormones. Even the cows in Canada...

    • Safe Space Cafe News Music Comedy
      Safe Space Cafe News Music Comedy 4 months ago

      cause the Liberals got that free trade agreement shoved up their dark side....

    • Dwayne Wladyka
      Dwayne Wladyka 4 months ago

      @pyrobooby smith You keep your cheap American dairy, with nasty additives. Canada does not want that.

    • hhiippiittyy
      hhiippiittyy 4 months ago

      @Ron Clark
      There are SO many farmer subsidies on both sides of the border, and all I hear about is the 'dairy cartel'. Why is that?
      In 2017, for instance, America gave nearly 30 BILLION in federal farm subsidies, about 70 times what Canada did, with only about 10 times the population. How does that factor into the "No free and fair trade when Canada...." statement?

    • pyrobooby smith
      pyrobooby smith 4 months ago +1

      @Ron Clark Yup, get rid of the dairy cartel that should not exist anyway.

  • kalbs89
    kalbs89 4 months ago

    Yup, wait until the orange buffoon bends over.