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Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne disappointed with N.Y. 'Buy American' deal

TORONTO – The premier of Ontario says she’s disappointed that New York lawmakers have reached an agreement on legislation that would require state construction projects to use American iron and steel. 322 more words


"Buy American" May Not Be American

By Herbert London ~

President Trump asserts with patriotic fervor that his administration stands for America First, a commendable but somewhat ambiguous concept. What gives it meaning is the idea that Americans “buy American.” Presumably when facing consumer choices Americans should look for a label that keeps them at home. 565 more words

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Ontario threatens its own protectionism in fight against Texas Buy American bill

TORONTO – Ontario has hired lobbyists in Texas and is threatening protectionist measures of its own as it tries to convince state officials not to pass a Buy American bill. 477 more words


Buy American 2017: Is It Just The Current Version Of The Same Old Song?

Back in 2010, I had the opportunity to talk with then Canadian Trade Minister Stockwell Day regarding what was at the time a contentious issue between Canada and our neighbor to the south. 187 more words


President Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" Executive Order and the Construction Industry

“We will have two simple rules when it comes to this massive rebuilding effort, buy American and hire American” – President Donald Trump

On April 18, 2017, President Trump signed… 420 more words