Politics, Policy

Liberals should sweat the small budgetary stuff

One basic rule of politics is that taxpayers can accept lots of government spending; they can even accept budgetary deficits, but what they won’t accept or tolerate is government wasting their money.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau, pictured in this file photo, will release the federal budget on March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By GERRY NICHOLLS

PUBLISHED : Monday, March 21, 2016 12:00 AM

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