Canada to Mulroney: Time for a change

March 1993
U.S. News & World Report;3/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 9, p17
Reports that Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney's early retirement is described as voluntary, but in truth he has little choice. How he received the name `Lyin' Brian'; Outline of his troubles; The public outcry over the North American Free Trade Agreement with the United States and Mexico; Implications of Mulroney's departure.


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