BUDGET BILL

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REJECTED

OTTAWA - The Harper government has rejected key reforms demanded by a House of Commons committee to eliminate the arcane rules that prevent MPs from properly scrutinizing billions of dollars in spendi...
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What's In The Second Omni-Budget Bill?

Bill C-45, the second omnibus budget bill from the Conservative government, is a massive 450-page document. Changes to MP and public service pensions have grabbed most of the headlines, but the legis...
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Tories Target MP Pensions

The government will include reform of the generous pension plan for members of Parliament in a second omnibus budget bill to be tabled next week, CBC has learned. The CBC's Hannah Thibedeau reports t...
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Mr. Popular

OTTAWA - A quiet summer has given Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservatives some breathing room as they head Monday into what could be an acrimonious fall sitting of Parliament.A new poll gives th...