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Liberals say Quebec's deficit higher than expected

QUEBEC – Quebec’s new premier says the province’s deficit for the most recent fiscal year is $600 million more than projected.

Philippe Couillard says the 2013-14 deficit has clocked in at more than $3.1 billion instead of the $2.5 billion mentioned by the Parti Quebecois before the recent election. 84 more words

Money

The Story So Far: Liberals pledge spending review as deficit passes $3B

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Montreal

NDG councillor apologizes for wanting Quebec separatists 'eradicated' like beetle infestation

MONTREAL – Montreal city councillor Jeremy Searle has apologized for controversial comments he made about the Parti Quebecois at a borough council meeting in early April. 222 more words

Canada

Gazette Midday: Charges in pot raids; more traffic woes for NDG

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Forty-seven suspects will be charged Thursday… 624 more words

Montreal

The Story So Far: "Difficult changes" ahead - Couillard; councillor sorry for bug remark

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Montreal@themoment

Full Pundit: Is it time to scrap the temporary foreign workers program?

The Conservative agenda
“An even larger group of professors,” writing in The Globe and Mail, express the common and well-founded package of objections to the Fair Elections Act that you’ve heard before. 874 more words

Full Comment

Remaining Parti Quebecois MNAs 'sad' as sworn into office

QUEBEC CITY – The Canadian flag was removed from the National Assembly’s Red Room as 30 Parti Quebecois MNAs took their oath and were sworn into office. 308 more words

Canada