economic union


Maybe not the whole nine yards, but a few

ANDREW COYNE on the Speech from the Throne


Almost like a real country. Or Europe.

Canada’s three western-most provinces are another step closer to a comprehensive economic agreement.


Tories: Economic union by 2010

The Conservative platform is mostly a damp squib, more or less by design. Or at any rate they’re trapped: if they were to put more in it at this late date, they open themselves to charges of panicking, making it up as they go along etc. — the very thing they’re trying to hang on the opposition.