BUSINESS
03/01/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

"Buy American" Provision In Stimulus Plan Angers US Trade Partners

A new "Buy American" push in President Barack Obama's economic stimulus plan is sparking protests about protectionism from US trading partners.

Passage of the 819 billion dollar economic stimulus package Wednesday by the US House of Representatives raised hackles in Europe and Canada, the United States's biggest trading partner.

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