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Five depressing charts about the Canadian economy

Not so much better than everyone else, eh?

Flying Magnotta on a private jet? It might have saved us over $200,000

Back-of-the-envelope accounting about the costs of repatriating the Canadian fugitive
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Five seriously austere measures that aren’t in the Drummond report

From alcohol duties to the Queen’s pay–here’s what others are doing to stretch their budgets
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Drummond report crushes Ontarians’ morale–and the table

Nearly a third of his suggested cuts concern healthcare
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Healthcare: Technology is a bigger cost driver than demography

Elderly patients are responsible for only a tiny fraction of healthcare spending increases
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Tories: Canada’s big government party

Federal spending has climbed 22 per cent under Harper Conservatives
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This week in opinion polls

What Canadians across the country are telling pollsters