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  • abbr. North American Free Trade Agreement

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  • North American Free Trade Agreement

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  • n. an agreement for free trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico; became effective in 1994 for ten years

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Examples

  • Public Citizen, www. citizen.org/trade/nafta/lists the broken promises of NAFTA and why we will continue to feel its effects for decades to come.

    Mary Ann West: Death Toll Increases to Over 5,000 and Counting

  • This is so ridiculous, we only have Nafta because of Bill and Hillary, she supported it (The Buffalo News reports that back in 1998, Clinton attended the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and thanked praised corporations for mounting "a very effective business effort in the U.S. on behalf of NAFTA."

    Elizabeth Edwards: "I Just Have More Confidence" In Hillary On Health Care

  • * Of course, her involvement in NAFTA is one of the few concrete examples of her being active in policy proposals beyond health care, so, yeah, I guess she's in kind of a bind.

    Obama Release on Clinton Schedules; Obama Conference Call - Swampland - TIME.com

  • NAFTA is a bad and unfunny joke and folks sit around down here arguing over who stole their money.

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  • From my interest in NAFTA since the agreement took effect, I thought the study did an effective job of tying in a wide range of facts and situations while remaining relatively non-partisan.

    Impact of NAFTA on Mexico

  • I would think NAFTA is also a free-trade zone but from what I read here, apparently, it isn't. johanson

    Dell Mexico

  • NAFTA is a piece of garbage and needs to be repealed .... along with the Bush Admin's policy of tax breaks for shipping jobs overseas. jeff jackson, alabama

    Strickland goes negative in first campaign ad

  • The word NAFTA is virtually a curse word here in Ohio.

    CNN Transcript May 26, 2008

  • Clinton sired over the further concentration of media, pushed for the democracy-disposal unit called NAFTA and FTAA, and balanced the budget by wiping out support to the most needy among us.

    Support Our Troops

  • I believe she used the word NAFTA-related highway and highways that would increase our trade with Mexico and other countries south of our border.

    CNN Transcript Oct 2, 2007

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