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Canada is urging the US to avoid defaulting on its debt and disrupting the global economy, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty recently told reporters. His comments came after US Vice-President Joe Biden, a group of lawmakers and Congress held negotiations about raising the US debt ceiling by Aug. 2.

Tom Courchene
Published: Wednesday, 06/22/2011 12:00 am EDT

Canada is urging the US to avoid defaulting on its debt and disrupting the global economy, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty recently told reporters. His comments came after US Vice-President Joe Biden, a group of lawmakers and Congress held negotiations about raising the US debt ceiling by Aug. 2.

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