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Old 06-06-2009, 08:29 PM
 
Location: Michigan
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Canadian mayors passed a resolution Saturday that would potentially shut out U.S. bidders from city contracts in response to the U.S. administration's "Buy American" policy.

The nonbinding resolution passed 189-175 at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities conference in Whistler, British Columbia.

Canada Passes "Buy Canada" Type Resolution - ABC News
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Old 06-07-2009, 04:28 AM
 
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It was protectionist policies like this that intensified the Great Depression but one shouldn't expect Canada to roll over and play dead either.
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Old 06-12-2009, 11:54 AM
 
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this is ultimately a good thing though isn't it?
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