GOODLETTSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Vice President Mike Pence is headed to Middle Tennessee to appear at a "Trade Works For America" event on Monday, alongside Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee.
Pence will be joined by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and Lee on stage midday Monday.
The group will appear at Tyson's Goodlettsville location on Cartwright Street.
Pence will discuss the importance of passing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, a replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement that currently remains in place.
All three countries have signed off on the new "USMCA" agreement, it will not be implemented until the completion of associated Trade Promotion Authority legislative procedures, including a Congressional vote.