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John Ivison: Game-changing study suggests Liberal carbon tax plan would put more money in Canadians' pockets

“Bring it on.”

That was Conservative leader Andrew Scheer’s response Wednesday to Justin Trudeau’s defence of the Liberal carbon tax and the Liberals’ willingness to fight the 2019 election on its imposition on provinces like Ontario and Saskatchewan that have served notice they won’t comply with federal carbon-pricing legislation. 818 more words

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Young people need us to act on climate change, Catherine McKenna tells G7 ministers

HALIFAX — Canada’s environment minister opened a meeting of her G7 counterparts with a call for action on climate change, even as prominent environmentalist David Suzuki reportedly called for her resignation over Ottawa’s support of fossil fuels. 822 more words

Canada

OECD's bad news on carbon tax is hopelessly optimistic

Layers of bad news: OECD says carbon pricing is far too low to fight global warming – an 80% shortfall! But peel back the layers and the story is much worse. 1,352 more words

Cities

Heritage Park could face partial shutdown after 'perfect storm' of financial pressures, Calgary council hears

As the city of Calgary continues the preparation of a four-year budget, so-called civic partners made their pitch to city council’s priorities and finance committee Monday with a dire warning from Heritage Park. 380 more words

Politics

Ontario Files Arguments to Challenge the Federal Government's Carbon Tax 

Ontario’s Government has filed a statement with the Federal Court of Appeal summarizing the arguments it will make challenging the constitutionality of the federal government’s… 328 more words

Environmental

Bill Kelly: Trudeau-Ford feud works for both of them

In the wacky world of politics, it’s always helpful if you can find a political opponent who is the complete antithesis of your political ideology. 261 more words

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