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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