spending cuts

Canada’s Finance Minister Jim Flaherty delivers the federal budget in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

The return of the federal structural deficit?

Even the Department of Finance’s own figures suggest the red ink is here to stay
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Another foot-in-mouth Tory

Lord Young of Graffham’s bout of foot-in-mouth disease came just one month after the government announced its deepest public spending cuts

Hard right? Hardly

Paul Wells says social conservatism is on the rise; Andrew Coyne disagrees
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Maxime Bernier unplugged

ANDREW COYNE: The Conservative member’s recent "remarkable" speech surely must rule out any return to cabinet
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Note to Stephen Harper: It’s not so easy cutting federal spending

The PM promises reductions, experts ask, Where?