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Massive omnibus budget bill shakes up Parliament

Opposition Senators warn government they're serious, 'it's the wrong way to do a budget bill.'

The political showdown over the government's sweeping 900-page omnibus budget bill will come to a Senate vote Monday or Tuesday and depending on the outcome, the House could be recalled to get the minority governing Conservatives' controversial bill through Parliament.

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Massive omnibus budget bill shakes up Parliament

Opposition Senators warn government they're serious, 'it's the wrong way to do a budget bill.'

The political showdown over the government's sweeping 900-page omnibus budget bill will come to a Senate vote Monday or Tuesday and depending on the outcome, the House could be recalled to get the minority governing Conservatives' controversial bill through Parliament.

  

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