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Leaders from the other federal parties are responding to the Liberal government’s newly proposed budget ahead of the first day …more       

As some provinces begin expanding eligibility for the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) is set …more       

Opposition parties will get a chance Tuesday to propose a rewrite to the federal government’s massive pandemic budget as debate …more       

Aaron Wherry

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Most members of Parliament grew up in a political culture that embraced the Reagan-Thatcher school of low taxes, light regulation …more       

Murray Brewster


Defence contractors, perhaps one in particular, were served notice in Monday’s budget that the Liberal government will penalize companies that …more       

Elizabeth Thompson

Fedbudget 20210419

Despite the Liberal Party’s 2015 promise not to table omnibus budgets, Monday’s budget contains several potentially controversial provisions that have …more       

In the federal government’s first budget since the start of the pandemic, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland …more       

Christopher Reynolds

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The federal government is looking to give workers and students a leg up with a budget that commits billions to …more       

Reading the federal budget spending spree as it scrolls on for 720-plus pages, a certain numbness takes hold, writes Don …more       

Experts, stakeholders, and working Canadians are weighing in on the Liberals’ spring budget, presented by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance …more       

The Liberal government says it is moving ahead with long-simmering plans to make it easier and less expensive to obtain …more       

Murray Brewster

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The Liberal government has set aside hundreds of millions dollars to combat sexual misconduct in the military, bolster continental defence …more       

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland tabled the 2021 federal budget in the House of Commons on Monday. …more       

The federal Liberal government is promising millions of additional dollars to help fight sexual misconduct in the Canadian Armed Forces …more       

The federal Liberals are promising millions of additional dollars to help fight sexual misconduct in the Canadian Armed Forces as …more       

Peter Zimonjic

Fedbudget 20210419

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland’s first federal budget projects deep deficits for years to come as it promises to support people …more       

The federal government unveiled its long-awaited spring budget on Monday, with a focus on navigating taxpayers out of the third …more       

The federal government is unveiling $101.4 billion in new spending, aimed at both supporting the country through the third COVID-19 …more       

The final seat count in the Yukon election could be determined by the drawing of lots today if a judicial …more       

CBC News

Fiscal Update 20201130

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland will deliver her first federal budget today — Canada’s first in two years. Here’s how to …more       

From child care, to extended pandemic aid programs and a new hiring incentive, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia …more       

Canada’s first budget in two years, to be presented to parliament on Monday, proposes a sales tax for online platforms …more       

Peter Zimonjic,Chris Hall

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Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland will deliver the Liberal government’s first budget in two years on Monday, laying out more than …more       

The stage is set for arguably the most important federal budget in recent memory, as the Liberal government prepares to …more       

The stage is set for arguably the most important federal budget in recent memory, as the Liberal government prepares to …more       

Raisa Patel

COVID Cda 20201006

Moderna has not violated its contractual obligations with Canada, Procurement Minister Anita Anand says, despite continued setbacks over promised COVID-19 …more       

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole is pushing back against criticism by some that a key pillar of the party’s new climate …more       

Catharine Tunney

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The head of the RCMP told Public Safety Minister Bill Blair last year that Mounties need to do a better job of responding to threats …more       

Olivia Stefanovich

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Justice advocates want the federal government to use the federal budget to invest new resources in the legal system — which …more       

U.S. President Joe Biden must show he is serious and committed about re-engagement on climate change, Canadian Prime Minister Justin …more       

Joan Bryden

William Amos

The Liberal MP who inadvertently flashed his parliamentary colleagues says the fact that a screenshot of him in the nude …more       

Canada will donate $200,000 to the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award as a tribute to the late Prince Philip’s ‘remarkable …more       

Éric Grenier

CON Climate Change 20210415

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole’s new climate change plan amounts to a tricky balancing act. Will it attract enough swing voters …more       

Salimah Shivji


The Liberal government has been dropping heavy hints that Monday’s budget sets aside money to establish an accessible national child …more       

CBC Radio

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On this week’s show: The president of the Canadian Medical Association talks about the strain COVID-19 is imposing on Canada’s …more