January Washington D.C. Preview

January 6, 2020

QUICK FIX

— China trade deal a lock; USMCA moves ahead: U.S.-China trade will be back in the spotlight this month with the signing of the "phase one" trade deal on Jan. 15. The Senate is also expected to vote on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement to replace and modernize NAFTA, once it finishes President Donald Trump's impeachment trial that could begin in January at the earliest.

 

— Capital decision: The Federal Housing Finance Agency plans to issue a long-anticipated rule setting capit