Political Traction 007: The Budget

It’s the first time we’ve really seen the media be critical of this government. There’s always dissenting paragraphs in articles, but now we’re seeing headlines and full articles about broken promises.
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It’s the first time we’ve really seen the media be critical of this government. There’s always dissenting paragraphs in articles, but now we’re seeing headlines and full articles about broken promises.

It’s federal budget week! Ottawa was abuzz with the release of the Trudeau government’s first budget, so this episode of Political Traction focuses exclusively on items from the federal budget.
From the size of the deficit to historic amounts of indigenous spending, there is lots to talk about – like how did the Liberals do? With the budget out and some cold, hard numbers, are Canadians still willing to give Prime Minister Trudeau and his party the benefit of the doubt? Or is it the end of the new government’s honeymoon period? Read more at politicaltraction.fm, or listen to the full episode below.

PodcastJoseph Lavoie