>> A special relationship for a new age. British Prime Minister Theresa May is on her way to the White House, that message in tow. But from all sides of the UK's political spectrum, there's baggage.>> Say to the president that he must abide by and not withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Treaty.
>> Yeah!>> Will the Prime Minister make clear that in no circumstances will she permit Britain to be dragged into facilitating that torture, as we were after September the 11th.>> Will the prime minister tell President Trump that she is not prepared to lower our food and safety standards or to open health systems for privatization?
>> That's not to mention potential differences over NATO. On Friday, Theresa May will become the first global leader to hold face-to-face talks with Trump. And as Reuters UK correspondent notes she needs a win.>> There is a lot riding on this meeting for Theresa May. It's very important that the relationship with Donald Trump's United States goes well for her.
Given that the, obviously, as Britain steps back from the European Union. They're looking for global partners and they don't get any bigger than the United States.>> A US/UK trade deal would undoubtedly be a boost to May. But even some in her own party are asking what the deal might cost.
For her part, May says she'll be frank with the new president and put Britain first. The problem might be that Trump has risen to power on a promise to do exactly the same for America.