Trade

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July 15, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton’s Southwest Tourism Expansion Act moved a significant step closer to becoming law today as it advanced as part of the House’s Fiscal Year 2021 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations bill. Stanton’s bill would create a pilot program to allow certain visitors from Mexico who already have permission to enter the United States to travel throughout the state of Arizona.
January 29, 2020 In The News
Arizona businesses and elected officials hailed Wednesday’s signing of the new United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement that they say preserves markets worth more than $20 billion in trade and 228,000 jobs in the state in 2018.
January 29, 2020 In The News
Arizona politicians and business leaders celebrated the Wednesday signing of the U.S. trade agreement with Canada and Mexico that rewrote rules and replaced a nearly 26-year-old version.
January 29, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton issued the following statement today after President Trump signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.
December 19, 2019 Press Release
After months of advocating for an improved North American trade policy, Rep. Greg Stanton today helped advance the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement to the finish line. The U.S. House passed the agreement with a 385 to 41 vote.
December 17, 2019 Press Release
As the U.S. House prepares to vote this week on the United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement, Arizona businesses are speaking up about the importance of trade with our neighboring countries. Rep. Greg Stanton has been advocating an improved North American trade policy throughout his first year in Congress.
December 15, 2019 In The News
Doing business with Mexico and Canada is an essential part of the fabric of Arizona’s economy. Two-way trade with those two partners alone poured more than $20 billion into Arizona’s economy in 2018 and supports nearly 230,000 jobs in our state. Our North American neighbors are the top two export destinations for Arizona products and services.
December 11, 2019 In The News
U.S. House Democrats announced their support for a revised version of President Donald Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement trade deal on Tuesday.
December 10, 2019 Press Release
U.S. House leadership announced this morning that an agreement has been reached to advance the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). During his freshman term, Rep. Greg Stanton has been pushing for an improved North American trade policy that would benefit Arizona’s economy, and he previously urged a vote by the end of the year.
November 22, 2019 Press Release
The House Judiciary Committee yesterday advanced the bipartisan Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019. Rep. Greg Stanton voted in favor of the bill, which would streamline an important foreign workforce program and provide a pathway for Arizona’s agriculture workers to earn legal status.

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