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Federal Budget Includes $19.8 Billion Deficit

Posted on March 20, 2019 10:02 PM

Federal Budget Includes $19.8 Billion Deficit March 20, 2019 10:02 am The Liberal Government has announced their final budget ahead of this fall’s federal election. The budget includes a $19.8 billion deficit and includes $40 billion in new spending. The budget takes the first steps toward a national pharmacare plan by creating a new Canadian ...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Canada Summer Jobs Program Applications Period Extended

Posted on January 28, 2019 12:00 PM

St. Thomas, ON – Karen Vecchio, Member of Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London and Shadow Minister for Families, Children and Social Development is advising that the application period for Canada Summer Jobs 219 has been extended to February 3, 2019.

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Liberals looking to make home-buying more affordable for millennials: Morneau

Posted on January 23, 2019 11:16 AM

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is looking for ways to make home-buying more affordable for millennials, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Tuesday as he held pre-budget public events in the Toronto suburbs.

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National Defence doesn’t know impact of carbon tax on fuel costs

Posted on January 17, 2019 9:44 AM

The Department of National Defence hasn’t yet measured how much more it will be paying for fuel under the federal carbon tax.

The military spends around $200 million on fuel per year.

In response to an order-paper question in mid-December, National Defence parliamentary secretary Serge Cormier said the department “is in the process of determining the broad implications of the price on carbon pollution.” A spokesperson from the department confirmed today it hasn’t yet decided how it will assess these costs.

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H.B. Beal Secondary students ask local MPs their questions

Posted on December 29, 2018 9:49 AM

H.B. Beal Secondary students ask local MPs their questions
London Morning turned the floor over to H.B. Beal Secondary School Grade 12 students
CBC · Posted: Dec 29, 2018 5:00 AM ET | Last Updated: December 29, 2018

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