'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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'Our relationship with police has been one of violence, from the colonial nature of everything that has happened in Canada,' says Judith Sayers, president of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council in Port Alberni, B.C.
'I get we're in a pandemic, and I'm very supportive of using the technology, but until I know that it respects the basic rights and has the highest standards, I can't see that it's going to work,' said MP Charlie Angus.
'At least at this stage, it's better to work the backrooms, work the players that have some influence with the White House, and try to ensure that such a threat doesn't become a reality,' says Canada-U.S. group co-chair.
'We do not celebrate the existence of this country in the same way other people do, because we think that the existence of this country came at a price to our ancestors and to us,' says Senator Murray Sinclair.
'Peter MacKay has a proven track record of uniting Conservatives, and that's precisely what he's doing in the leadership campaign. And that's what he'll do if he's elected as leader,' says Conservative MP Michael Cooper.