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Tories target CBC in public pay crackdown (The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition), May 1 2013, PageA1)

Tories target CBC in public pay crackdownBILL CURRY JOHN IBBITSONThe Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition)May 1 2013The federal government is taking a harder line on collective bargaining, giving itself sweeping new powers to steer independent Crown corporations on their negotiations … Continue reading

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Canadian GDP growth outpaces expectations (Toronto Star, May 1 2013, PageB3)

Canadian GDP growth outpaces expectations CARYS MILLS STAFF REPORTER Toronto Star May 1 2013 Canada’s economy grew by 0.3 per cent in February, keeping pace with growth in January to beat expectations. Mining, quarrying, and extraction of oil and gas … Continue reading

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PBO asks again for budget data (Ottawa Citizen, Apr 25 2013, PageA3)

PBO asks again for budget data KATHRYN MAY Ottawa Citizen Apr 25 2013 Interim parliamentary budget officer Sonia L’Heureux is resuming her predecessor’s battle for information with another round of requests to all deputy ministers to turn over details on … Continue reading

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