Infrastructure is essential for all Canadians and this government hasn’t come close to meeting its grand promises. Similar to many other broken promises by the Liberals, the infrastructure plan is another example of how this government is not as advertised.
Rural Economic Development Minister Bernadette Jordan has also been blocked from appearing before the House Transport and Infrastructure Committee. Members have many questions about the status of many rural infrastructure projects, including broadband, but now won’t get answers in this Parliament, writes Conservative MP Matt Jeneroux.
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Earlier this year, the Liberal government boasted of their commitment to Canadian municipalities as the reason why they allocated a $2.2-billion “top up” in municipal transfers to fund short-term infrastructure needs.
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If the current voting trends continued until election time, the Green Party could win 14 seats, says EKOS president Frank Graves. But he also says if progressive voters choose to vote strategically to prevent the Conservatives from forming government, they could vote for the Liberals.