Why a Government Shutdown Would Never Happen in Canada

The latest U.S. government shutdown dominated headlines this week, prompting questions as to whether a similar situation could happen here. I sat down with my colleague at Samara, Jane Hilderman, to talk about the government shutdown and why -- for better or for worse -- it can't happen in Canada. What's at the heart of a government shutdown like the sort we're seeing in the U.S.?

How U.S. Shutdown Could Affect Canadians

Disagreement over U.S. President Obama’s healthcare law has led to the first government shutdown in 17 years – so how will it affect Canadians? The severity of the international impact is entirely de...

The Bigger Worry For Canada

The U.S. government shutdown dominated headlines on both sides of the border Tuesday, but economists say there is little chance of the shutdown harming the Canadian economy unless it drags on past the...