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What To Expect In Today's Budget

The Harper government will release its federal budget for 2013 at 4 p.m. ET today, but leaks, rumours and projections about what will be in it are flying fast and furious. While the budget is expected...

F-35s $65 Million Or $135 Million Apiece?

An overall $9 billion cost estimate is more honest than relying on individual plane costs, says the minister handling the purchase of Canada's new fighter jets. Despite a promise by manufacturer Lock...

F-35 A Bargain At $65 Million A Pop?

It's not every day that a defence contractor tells you you're planning to pay way too much for their latest high-tech gizmo. But don't say it can't happen. When buyers are drowning in debt and sticke...