Jared Kushner played key role in plan to renegotiate, not scrap NAFTA, reports say(FOX NEWS)

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White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner played a key role in the U.S.-Canadian talks that ultimately resulted in President Trump’s decision last month to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement instead of scrapping the pact altogether, according to multiple reports – but exactly who blinked first is unknown.

Canada’s The National Post reported Monday that a White House official, later identified by the Toronto Metro and Associated Press as Trump’s aide and son-in-law Kushner, called Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office to “urge” him to persuade Trump against pulling out of NAFTA, which Trump has previously called the “worst trade deal ever.”CONTINUE READING HERE

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