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Budget should respect regional economic differences, says Finance Committee Chair Easter

With the House Finance Committee’s pre-budget hearings wrapping up, committee members predict they'll focus on differences in regional economic growth and consider specific ways to implement wide-ranging spending requests.

Rookie Liberal MP Raj Grewal, a member of the House Finance Committee, pictured at last week's pre-budget consultation hearings on the Hill. The committee is beginning to draft its report on its recommendations for Budget 2017.The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

PUBLISHED :Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 12:00 AM

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