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Macdonald & the Pacific Slander

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Macdonald & the Pacific Slander

In the so-called "Pacific Scandal" the Conservatives fell from power over $350,000 in donations from Canadian railroad barons. The Liberals took $1 million from an American railway company but there was no scandal. 

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