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Canada´s energy boom draws
skilled Americans looking for work

Fox News, by Staff

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 12/27/2012 7:55:23 PM

Some out-of-work Americans might have to look no further than our neighbor to the north for employment. Canada is looking to hire tens of thousands of skilled workers for its booming energy industry. With the third-largest oil and gas reserves in the world, after Saudi Arabia and Venezuela, Canada wants to double its oil production in the next 10 years. While it has plenty of oil to tap, there aren´t enough skilled workers to help secure it. That´s especially true in the western province of Alberta, where mining the oil sands and creating the infrastructure for it is providing plenty of work.

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Much like when the Alaskan pipeline was built. Jobs aplenty. i hope that as Washington lawmakers go over the fiscal cliff, they´ll know that it was their arrogance that caused our economy, driven by oil, to come crashing down with them.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Dante, 12/27/2012 9:24:46 PM     (No. 9086751)

Well done barry, you equine posterior.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: snowcloud, 12/27/2012 9:26:20 PM     (No. 9086752)

I want to go. I want out of the U.S.A. It isn´t the same anymore. I hate to say it, but....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: thelmalou, 12/27/2012 11:35:38 PM     (No. 9086875)

RE: #2 - For the first time in my life, I understand that sentiment.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/28/2012 5:04:50 AM     (No. 9087002)

That´s one way to get the U6 number down.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 12/28/2012 10:18:58 AM     (No. 9087350)

I work with Canadians. For the first time in my life I understand them better than I understand our own liberals.

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