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With one budget, Freeland overturned 3 decades of political orthodoxy
Most members of Parliament grew up in a political culture that embraced the Reagan-Thatcher school of low taxes, light regulation and small government. Thanks to the pandemic — and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland's new budget — that era arguably came to an end this week.
Highlights of budget 2021: Billions for green economic growth, healthier Indigenous communities
Highlights of the 2021 federal budget.
Budget goes big on green spending as environmentalists criticize tax credits for carbon capture
As the world confronts a warming climate, the federal Liberals are committing billions more dollars to a variety of measures meant to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across the economy and help drive a "green recovery" from the pandemic-induced economic slowdown.
Liberals promise $30B over 5 years to create national child-care system
After decades of broken promises and half measures on child care, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland announced today the federal government will invest roughly $30 billion over five years to help offset the cost of early learning and child care services.
Liberals aim to lift 100,000 workers out of poverty with benefit boost
Own a yacht? The budget has a tax for that and many other things
Budget sets aside almost $400M to tackle sexual misconduct in the military
Freeland's 1st budget could be one of the most significant in decades. Here's how to watch and listen
Trudeau pledges more health-care workers, rapid testing for pandemic-battered Ontario
Liberals widen lead over Conservatives in national polls
5 things to watch for when the Liberals unveil the federal budget
Moderna hasn't breached its vaccine contract despite repeated delivery concerns: Anand
'We're in trouble': Advocates urge Ottawa to help close the access-to-justice gap
RCMP commissioner vowed to change how Mounties handle threats against politicians
To win the next election, the Conservatives need to be taken seriously on climate change
MP William Amos speaks out: Leaked naked photo sends message 'anything goes' in politics
Federal budget to commit more than $2B for child care, deficit not to exceed $400B: source
Child care experts say they're looking for sustained funding in federal budget
CBC Radio's The House: Ontario's dire COVID-19 outlook
'We don't want any more tears': First Nations urge Ottawa to boost mental health spending
Ontario's failure to control the third wave has implications for all of Canada