Does the SNC-Lavalin scandal put Canadian USMCA ratification in jeopardy?



Canadians are very much wrapped up in the testimony of Jody Wilson-Raybould and Gerald Butts on the SNC-Lavalin scandal. When your house is amid chaos and controversy it can be very difficult for a government to get their work done. For farmers and ranchers in Canada there is a very important piece of business to be done before the house rises in June. For Canadian agricultural exporters, Canada’s ratification of the USMCA is critical during very turbulent times. Most followers of the USMCA story have been concerned about the U.S. Congress approval, but could the Canadian ratification be waylaid? President…

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