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American won't be summering in Canada

As an American who has always had a warm feeling for Canada and Canadians, having spent parts of six of the last eight summers in Canada, I am shocked at the anti-American attitudes within Canada. When Canadian officials and staff call Americans the names of recent, I have to revise my opinion of Canada. My wife and I will spend our time elsewhere. I know you won't miss us, but there are many like us.

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American won't be summering in Canada

As an American who has always had a warm feeling for Canada and Canadians, having spent parts of six of the last eight summers in Canada, I am shocked at the anti-American attitudes within Canada. When Canadian officials and staff call Americans the names of recent, I have to revise my opinion of Canada. My wife and I will spend our time elsewhere. I know you won't miss us, but there are many like us.

  

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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