Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stop to pose for photos before heading into the House of Commons on March 22, where Mr. Morneau delivered the 2017 budget. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Budget 2017

Budget promises to probe departmental spending, assets for ‘waste’ and inefficiency


Clean-tech and innovation programs will also go under the microscope. And the government will spend $7.5-million per year, indefinitely, to improve parliamentary translation services.


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