The NDP election platform called for per-person spending to reach $11,446 in 2022/23.
The COVID-19 bill effectively eliminates the need for all parties to work together to pass spending legislation for the next six months.
The principle of no taxation without representation is central to the concept of democracy.
Canada’s economy was sputtering prior to the COVID-19 crisis.
Sir John A. Macdonald’s Tories in 1867 are the only other party to form government after receiving less than 35 per cent of the popular vote.
Are we really going to spend $135 million on talk shows?
This week’s 2016 Economic Statement cut average growth to 1.7 per cent over the next five years.
Planned tax will not significantly offset predicted future global warming.
Starting in 1995, Prime Minister Jean Chretien and Finance Minister Paul Martin reduced program spending, balanced the budget and cut taxes.