BONOKOSKI: Ford presses feds to make NAFTA deal

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland arrived back in Washington Wednesday for NAFTA talks sporting a “Be Calm” T-shirt, perhaps more directed at senior Republicans weary of Canada’s NAFTA sluggishness.

Meanwhile, Ontario Premier Doug Ford flew in to talk trade and be briefed on the state of Canada-U.S. free trade negotiations that have to date moved at the speed of a lethargic slug.