Why did the federal budget forget the world’s poorest?

Buried in a technical annex there was a token aid increase of $256 million over two years: Inadequate to even restore cuts imposed by the Harper government.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau on March 22, the day he tabled the budget. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright


PUBLISHED : Wednesday, April 13, 2016 12:00 AM

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