Obama touts N. America's 'commitment to trade'

President Barack Obama, left, gives a thumbs up as he poses for photos with Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, center, and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper at the North American Leaders Summit in Toluca, Mexico, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. The leaders met in part to highlight the economic cooperation that has grown since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) joined the U.S., Canada and Mexico 20 years ago. (AP Photo/Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)TOLUCA, Mexico (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday touted the shared “commitment to trade” between the U.S., Mexico and Canada, while trying to reassure America’s neighbors that he would seek to expand their economic alliances despite political resistance from his own Democratic Party.

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