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Premier Rachel Notley Pushes Alberta as Part of Canada’s Broader U.S. Approach

Posted February 28, 2017

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Justin Giovannetti – Globe & Mail)

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley met Monday with governors and congressional leaders in Washington who could influence President Donald Trump’s agenda on trade, energy and pipelines – issues that are vital for the province’s economic recovery.

She sat down with the governor of Montana and the border state’s two senators, as well as the governor of Wyoming, on her first full day in the capital.

Ms. Notley’s three-day visit is part of a broader push by Canada’s leaders to have all levels of government engage with the new U.S. administration before it pushes ahead with Mr. Trump’s plans to reopen the North American free-trade agreement and overhaul U.S. trade relationships. Click here to read more.