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Obama Labor Boss Buys Canadian-Built Car

Says purchase was to show support for American workers

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By Paul Bedard Posted: August 31, 2011
Link: http://www.usnews.com/news/washington-whispers/articles/2011/08/31/obama-labor-boss-buys-canadian-built-car

To show her support for American workers, President Obama's labor secretary, Hilda Solis, has junked the standard black limo and purchased a new Chevrolet Equinox to ride around Washington in. The problem: the crossover SUV is built and assembled in Canada from parts also made in Canada.

Solis proudly arrived at a media breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor today in the shiny silver [url=http://www.usnews.com/news/washington-whispers/articles/2011/08/31/obama-labor-boss-buys-canadian-built-c


Added: Aug-31-2011 Occurred On: Aug-31-2011
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Tags: Obama, Canada, Detroit, American, Solis, labor, USA, Equinox, SUV, crossover, dumber than a fence post
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