9 Total Quotes

Gary Doer Quotes

you have to make the most intelligent decisions with the assets you have.
Gary Doer
#Assets

We have a system now where it takes too long. Initial trade decisions are made on an economic basis, and we have to take the politics on both sides of the border out of NAFTA.
Gary Doer
#Trade

We have a situation where tariffs are imposed politically and we need to have an independent, non-political body that rules in favour of Canada or against Canada in a very expedient manner,
Gary Doer
#Body

skill and knowledge economy.
Gary Doer
#Economy

This is not just a debate about the federal government resourcing, it's a question of what Canada has to do to be competitive in the future,
Gary Doer
#Canada

If common sense prevails, ... common sense can get an agreement.
Gary Doer
#Agreement

take the politics out of trade.
Gary Doer
#Politics

We came close in 1997, but close meant people were protected, ... To try to argue it could get worse in the future and we need greater protection was an uphill battle.
Gary Doer
#People

We feel that some of the protections that we have obtained with the negotiated agreement between Canada and the United States is better than rolling the dice in court.
Gary Doer
#Agreement