Transportation & Infrastructure

Liberal promise of infrastructure bank absent from budget

'On one hand that’s a good thing. It shows the government’s committed to really thinking through these issues and not acting in a hurried way,' said Sean Speer from the Macdonald-Laurier Institute.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised a Canadian Infrastructure Bank in last year's election campaign, but it was nowhere to be seen in this year's budget. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Monday, April 18, 2016 12:00 AM

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