TORONTO—Finance Minister Bill Morneau needs to get his head around the new government’s fiscal strategy and objectives for the next four years. Right now, the Trudeau government is sending a confusing message. In particular, as former senior officials from Finance Canada have pointed out, the chances of a balanced budget by 2019-2020 will be next-to-impossible to achieve, so for the sake of credibility, Morneau should stop pretending it will. Instead, we need a gimmick-free budget that spells out
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