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Analysis

How U.S. EV incentives could be a lose-lose situation for workers on both sides of the border

A plane carrying International Trade Minister Mary Ng landed Wednesday in Washington, D.C., where she will press congressional leaders on “harmful” Buy American and electric-vehicle policies that Ottawa has warned could spell the end of “tens of thousands of jobs in Canada.”

Canadian industry observers also have a message, though: those policies will cost jobs in the U.S., too.

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