"Pulling out of NAFTA would jeopardize our security and economy"
By Nate Bruggeman and Ben Rohrbaugh - The Seattle Times
Although it is difficult to determine with any certitude President Donald Trump’s intention with the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), recent statements from the administration indicate an increasing probability the president will pursue a withdrawal from NAFTA.
The debate has focused largely on economic issues, but a United States withdrawal would have far broader implications, including impacting Southwest border security. In making good on his pledge to exit NAFTA, Trump would undermine his commitment to strengthen border security. . . .