Omnibus Budget Canada

Canada: Environmental Loser at Home and Abroad

Keith Brooks | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Politics
Keith Brooks

In the coming days, the world's leaders will gather in Rio de Janeiro to seek renewed commitment to the principles of sustainable development. The Rio+20 hasn't received a lot of Canadian attention, and for good reason: A federal budget bill which contains over 100 pages dedicated to weakening environmental legislation and oversight has just been passed by parliament.

MP JEOPARDY: Try Liz May's Budget Quiz

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada Politics

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May is challenging Tory MPs to prove their knowledge of their government's sweeping budget implementation legislation. ...

Althia Raj

Government Accused Of Breaking Law With Budget Secrecy

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page is warning the federal government that 64 departments and agencies have broken the law by refusing to...

Marc Garneau: Tories 'Abusing Democracy'

CBC | Posted 07.28.2012 | Canada Politics

Members of Parliament were back in Ottawa Monday after a week in their constituencies, and the opposition parties said they heard that Ca...