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Proposed U.S. climate deal should convince Ottawa to step up its game, experts say | CBC News

Proposed U.S. climate deal should convince Ottawa to step up its game, experts say | CBC News

The massive climate and tax deal announced this week by Democrats in the U.S. Senate should inspire Ottawa to adopt a bolder approach to fighting climate change, some experts say. The $369 billion deal, unveiled on Wednesday, came as something of a surprise after prior versions of President Joe Biden’s proposal failed to gain the approval of holdout Democrat …

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No rewards for Washington yet, as Moscow mulls proposed swap for Russian arms dealer | CBC News

No rewards for Washington yet, as Moscow mulls proposed swap for Russian arms dealer | CBC News

A push to use a prisoner swap to free two U.S. citizens from Russian detention may yield rewards for Washington, but experts say it provides no guarantees that future exchanges involving Moscow will be any more palatable. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken revealed this week that Washington offered Russia a deal to bring American basketball star Brittney …

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Proposed expansion of U.S. EV credit 'good news for Canadian workers,' trade minister says | CBC News

Proposed expansion of U.S. EV credit ‘good news for Canadian workers,’ trade minister says | CBC News

The existential crisis confronting Canada’s automotive industry may finally be over. U.S. Democrats Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Joe Manchin have agreed to propose doing away with a tax-credit plan that favoured American-made electric vehicles. Instead, the Senate majority leader and the West Virginia moderate are proposing an amendment to U.S. President Joe Biden’s climate …

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