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No doubt about it — the federal NDP has moved childcare front and centre. Reaction to the party’s childcare proposal elicited a wide range of responses. The Twittersphere and traditional media exploded after Tom Mulcair’s press conference last week as...Read more
With the federal budget set to return to balance this fiscal year, we can once again debate how to deal with future surpluses. Priority could be given to paying down the debt, cutting taxes, or re-investing in public services and...Read more
There's mounting evidence suggesting that CRA political-activity audits are being used as a politicized tool to exert pressure on critics of the government. This report examines publicly available CRA tax filings of 10 right-leaning charities and cross-referenced these with their...Read more