Canada Defence Spending

Trump Presidency Could Add Pressure On Canada's Defence Spending

CBC | John Paul Tasker, CBC News | Posted 04.28.2016 | Canada Politics

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump doesn't hesitate to shoot from the hip on a host of public policy issues, but his comments Wednesday abou...

Sajjan On Tory Cuts To Defence Spending: 'What's Done Is Done'

CP | Andy Blatchford and Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada Politics

And the cuts were deep.

Sajjan Rules Out Cutting Size Of Military, Despite Economic Woes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2016 | Canada Politics

National Defence is the largest single discretionary item in the federal budget.

Smarter Approach To Defence Spending Could Save $10 Billion: Report

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2015 | Canada Politics

"The mission should define the equipment that we choose to acquire, rather than the equipment defining the mission."

Baloney Meter: Has Defence Spending Really Grown 38 Per Cent?

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - "Since 2006, we've increased the National Defence expenditure from $14.5 billion to $20.1 billion in the fiscal year just ended. That represe...

Canada Urged To Boost Defence Spending By NATO Chief

CBC | Posted 10.29.2014 | Canada Politics

NATO's outgoing secretary general is repeating his call for member countries like Canada to boost their defence spending in response to the "wake-...

What Gives? Billions Going Unspent In National Defence

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - New figures from the parliamentary budget office show National Defence has not spent billions of dollars set aside for it during the last bud...