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To: Torie

What is protectionism?


25 posted on 12/03/2006 8:41:01 AM PST by hedgetrimmer (I'm a millionaire thanks to the WTO and "free trade" system--Hu Jintao top 10 worst dictators)
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To: hedgetrimmer

Imposing tariffs, quotas, work content rules or anything else that restricts the free flow of goods across borders at prices set by a willing seller or buyer. I hope that helps. Obviously there are degrees of protectionism. We have too much of it as it is. By the way, trade treaties are not unconstitutional. They are ratified by Congress. I am tired of seeing the ludicrous assertion made.


26 posted on 12/03/2006 8:43:53 AM PST by Torie
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To: hedgetrimmer; Torie; A. Pole
What is protectionism?

America FIRST! Americans FIRST! We can't have that though, cause WE ARE THE WORLD! Blackbird.

60 posted on 12/04/2006 3:02:07 AM PST by BlackbirdSST (Stay out of the Bushes, unless you're RINO hunting!)
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