Business, particularly the now hard-hit energy sector, is saying pause Bill C-69, and come back with proposed legislation that follows your own new—excellent—regulatory initiative.
In Finance Minister Bill Morneau's November fall economic update, the federal government promised to build in 'efficiency and economic growth' as an integral part of regulators’ mandates, and to enshrine in legislation that the 'economic impacts of new, revised or cumulative regulations are key considerations for regulators,' writes Marla Orenstein. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Unless Trudeau plans to be out on these streets, fighting against police brutality or in cabinet drafting legislation to curb police powers, his, and all the other white voices of his ilk, have no merit here.
'I do agree that things need to be implemented as quickly as possible. We could've done this a lot sooner. The good news is that we’re doing it now and announcing it today,' says Transport Minister Marc Garneau.