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Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes did little to improve their economic fundamentals or competitiveness.

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At $29.4 billion, the projected budget deficit in 2016/17 is larger than the cumulative budget deficits projected for the entire mandate in the Liberal platform.


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Prime Minister Trudeau’s upcoming first budget reportedly contains a deficit in excess of $30 billion.

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Eighty-eight per cent of minimum-wage earners do not live in a low-income household.


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The word “pipeline” does not appear in the Wealth of Nations, but what the Danube is to ordinary shipping, pipelines now are to the delivery of oil and gas.


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Prime Minister Trudeau recently said that infrastructure spending is “the key” to kick-starting Canada’s economy.


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The main reason for the relatively slow increase in exports, notwithstanding the weak Canadian dollar, is the ongoing slow recovery of the U.S. economy.