Lowe's (LOW -0.2%) hires a Canadian lobbyist to help stir up support for its acquisition of Rona...

|About: Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)|By:, SA News Editor

Lowe's (LOW -0.2%) hires a Canadian lobbyist to help stir up support for its acquisition of Rona after the deal gets politicized in Canada by everyone from Quebec separatists to the governing Liberal party. Robert Evershed of Prospectus Associates is tasked with drumming up support for the proposed C$14.50-a-share offer of Rona.