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USMCA Won’t Be Affected by Impeachment Process, Rep. Neal Says

Sept. 25, 2019, 2:39 PM

House Ways and Means Cmte Chairman Richard Neal, who is leading USMCA and drug price talks, says he won’t let the impeachment process affect his work.

  • “We are down to a handful of differences but enforcement is primary,” Neal says of USMCA progress
  • Rep. Janice Schakowsky also denied impeachment will affect USMCA talks
    • “I don’t sense that at all”
  • Schakowsky, a member of the USMCA working group, says “we are not there yet on labor or enforcement”
  • Ill. Democrat Schakowsky says they are willing to talk to U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer by phone over recess to keep negotiating...

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