Lobbying on 2015 budget will see ‘violin playing,’ no room for ‘entitlement brigade’: lobbyists

While lobbyists are waiting to find out when some of the 2015 budget consultation mechanics will be set in motion, they’re licking their chops after years of austerity and curbing their expectations at what might come from the newly available federal money.

You don’t say: Finance Minister Joe Oliver and Brian Ernewein, general director for the tax policy branch at Finance Canada, pictured at the House Finance Committee May 6. The Hill Times photo, Jake Wright

By Mark Burgess

PUBLISHED :Monday, May 12, 2014 7:02 PM

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