The Trudeau government deserves some credit for measures that help the middle class, such as the Child Benefit, the expanded Canada Pension Plan, and more emphasis on training. But as the OECD points out, slow wage growth is the prime reason for stagnant middle-class incomes.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau, pictured April 10, 2019, after the Liberal caucus meeting on Parliament Hill. The Hill Times photographs Andrew Meade
TORONTO—If there is a central core to the Trudeau government’s promise to Canadians it is that it will improve lives of the middle class.
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Team Sloan is led by former Scheer staffer Paula Iturri, and includes Ashley Brown as tour director and Daniel Paolini, who’s currently a member of the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party executive.
Just over $48.5-million was added to the Privy Council Office’s budget for 'communications and marketing (COVID-19)' in the most recent round of supplementary estimates, which were passed by Parliament on June 17.