Former Ag secretaries push for USMCA

Former Ag secretaries push for USMCA
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue highlights the need to pass the trade agreement with Canada and Mexico along with former U.S. agriculture secretaries John Block, left; Tom Vilsack, second from left; and Dan Glickman.

Seven former U.S. agriculture secretaries from both political parties last week urged congressional leaders to swiftly pass the United States-Canada-Mexico Agreement known as the USMCA.

"We need a strong and reliable trade deal with our top two customers for U.S. agriculture products," the former ag secretaries wrote in a letter to the congressional leadership. "USMCA will...

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