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Michigan governor scoops Baird on Detroit River bridge announcement

Tags: bridge, detroit, john baird, windsor

The news conference is set for 1 p.m.  and little media relations birdies are drowning reporters with emails about why it's so important to cover Transport Minister John Baird's announcement. 

The thing is, as has become routine on joint U.S.-Canada announcements, we already know the news ... because we checked in with our media colleagues south of the border.

The Detroit Free Press reported this morning that the Canadian government has offered to chip in $550 million to build a new bridge between Windsor and Detroit.  

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