The first round of renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement kick off this week in Washington. Here's what — and who — you need to know.
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NAFTA Negotiations: Your guide to the players and priorities that matter

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The first round of renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement kick off Wednesday in Washington. Here's what — and who — you need to know. With reporting from Bryan Borzykowski in Toronto, Liz Enochs in San Francisco and David Agren in Mexico City.
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