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Where’s the urgency on Canada’s economy?

The country needs a full-scale commitment, with a range of spending, subsidies and tax incentives, to revive an economy that is in much worse shape than anyone thought it would be when the Liberals were campaigning for election last year.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau. Canadians want action on an economy that is turning in a performance that has seldom been worse since the depths of the global recession in 2008-09, writes Les Whittington. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By LES WHITTINGTON

PUBLISHED : Monday, March 7, 2016 12:00 AM

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