National Newswatch

Freeland doubles down despite dismal pre-COVID economic numbers

Jun 19 2021 — Jason Clemens, Milagros Palacios and Niels Veldhuis — In a recent interview, federal Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland explained the need to focus on economic growth to deal with many of Canada’s fiscal issues including our high debt levels. Minister Freeland is correct that higher rates of economic growth would solve many of the country’s issues. Unfortunately, her policy prescription for higher growth is […]