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Universal health care. The Robertson screwdriver. The rouge.

These are all great Canadian ideas that have yet to take hold in the United States. In fact, some of these ideas are positively controversial south of the border. Seriously, try and convince a Philips Head devotee that the Robertson is better. So let’s add another to this list while we’re at it: The right of shareholders to nominate directors in a company and have those directors placed on a proxy ballot.

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