Mr. Dion, meanwhile, pledged to work closely with Canadian banks, regulatory agencies, economic experts and the Bank of Canada as part of his “action plan” for the first 30 days of a Liberal government.Recommend this Post
But in the same breath, he attacked NDP Leader Jack Layton for proposing “re-regulation” of the Canadian banking system.
“It's not for politicians to direct the banks in Canada; Mr. Layton failed to understand that,” Mr. Dion said. “It's (also) not for ministers to be inept and unable to do anything; Mr. Flaherty failed to understand that.”
Thursday, October 09, 2008
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