'We are reading IMF reports on Canada, we are reading PBO reports on Canada, we should be reading the minister of finance's fiscal update,' says Kevin Page. Meanwhile, a PBO report published last month projects a deficit of $252.1-billion in the current fiscal year.
Kevin Page says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau's statements that 'they will do whatever it takes to buffer the blow of the virus' are not a fiscal plan. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade and file photograph
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While the conditions for Liberal longevity might not have been ripe, Liberal strategist Charles Bird says late former prime minister John Turner came to the leadership when 'he was already something of a living legend.'
'Writing this book has brought me close to Canadians and the wonder of our national diversity. This prize is the icing on the amazing cake that has been my life': former Supreme Court chief justice Beverley McLachlin.
If Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidency, he will be constrained in the use of unilateral tariffs, say experts, while Donald Trump's re-election may leave Canada once again targeted by national security tariffs.