Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Olson Statement on US-Mexico Trade Agreement

August 27, 2018
Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s announcement on an updated bilateral trade agreement with Mexico:

“Trade is a critical component of our Houston economy and the American economy at large. I am encouraged that President Trump, Ambassador Lighthizer and Mexico have reached a preliminary agreement to promote fair and free trade between our nations and remain hopeful it will be beneficial to American businesses and workers. I look forward to reviewing the details of this proposal in the coming weeks and hope that Canada will rejoin negotiations soon.”

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