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Wilson clarifies Ritz remarks

Re: "Agriculture Minister Ritz changes channel, focusing on expanding agriculture markets internationally," (The Hill Times, June 1, p. 20). The lead paragraph in your feature on Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz attributes to me the view that the minister's effort to switch the emphasis in the farm debate from farm subsidies and safety nets to expanded trade has been one of his "best moves." That implies that I think it was the correct move. I have made no such judgment.

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Wilson clarifies Ritz remarks

Re: "Agriculture Minister Ritz changes channel, focusing on expanding agriculture markets internationally," (The Hill Times, June 1, p. 20). The lead paragraph in your feature on Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz attributes to me the view that the minister's effort to switch the emphasis in the farm debate from farm subsidies and safety nets to expanded trade has been one of his "best moves." That implies that I think it was the correct move. I have made no such judgment.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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