CANADA: Dunning Retaliates?

In Canada as in Great Britain tariff changes go into effect the day after they are announced by the responsible minister, but subject to confirmation by Parliament plus Royal assent. If these are not forthcoming a most awkward series of rebates and payments has to ensue between the state and people who have imported goods meanwhile, but such is the law. At Ottawa last week Finance Minister Charles Avery Dunning raised a terrific commotion in the Dominion Parliament by bringing in a budget the chief feature of which was 500 tariff changes,...

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