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U.S. lawmakers decry ‘abusive’ imprisonment of two Canadians in China

Mike Blanchfield , The Canadian Press Published Thursday, July 25, 2019 5:42PM EDT OTTAWA – U.S. lawmakers in the House of Representatives are being asked to condemn the “abusive” imprisonment of two Canadian men in China. China imprisoned former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig and entrepreneur Michael Spavor in December, little

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Ontario lawmakers set to debate bill to prevent strike at power utility

TORONTO — The Ontario government is set to hold an emergency session today to introduce legislation aimed at preventing a strike at one of the province’s major power utilities. The Progressive Conservatives are reconvening the legislature this afternoon — just over a week after lawmakers rose for their winter

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