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GM workers: The cost of each job saved in Canada is $2 million
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The Industry Minister talks about the GM bailout.
CTV’s Ken Shaw challenges the Prime Minister on the GM bailout.
BY STEVE MAICH
Rumours have been flying this week that GM is planning to drop some of its eight different brands, including Pontiac, Hummer, Saab and Saturn. When the heads of the Detroit
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The hope is that billions of dollars will succeed where hundreds of millions failed
January 16: Ottawa turns down auto aid
January 17: No bailout for Ford, Flaherty says
February 29: Canada won’t bail out auto industry: minister
April 1: Ford calls on Ottawa
Neil Young. And yes, it includes a bailout.
Consumers are clearly developing a taste for frugality, as we discovered while researching our story in this week’s issue of Maclean’s. That much is known. What companies and marketers have