Government Spending

Trudeau Liberals dish out $186 MILLION in first year of electric car rebate strategy

60,000 Canadians have received rebates for electric car purchases under the program, which was budgeted at $300 million.

Noah David Alter

Poll: 67 percent of Canadians worry about Trudeau's spending

A new poll conducted by Maru/Blue, which surveyed 1,515 Canadians, found that 67 percent of respondents were concerned about the growing deficit, and believed that it was time for the Trudeau government to reduce spending.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

'What does that even mean?': Senators question Trudeau's philosophy of 'taking on debt so Canadians don't have to'

“What does that even mean?" asked Senator Yonah Martin, Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Trudeau's Gov. Gen. Julie Payette uses government jet to take 19 minute flights from Ontario to Quebec

Gov. Gen Julie Payette has been using a government jet for pick-ups and drop-offs at the Mirabel cargo airport on the way to her cottage.

Sam Edwards

Record-breaking Trudeau government spending bills pass without scrutiny

The senate on Friday is consenting to Trudeau government legislation that will push Canada's federal debt over an eye-watering $1 trillion.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau government's pandemic advertising to surpass $120 MILLION

Pandemic advertising by the Trudeau government will total no less than $120 million, despite news outlets providing information for free.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Federal bureaucrats spend $6,000 in taxpayer money on bowling party

A federal government agency spent nearly $6,000 in taxpayer money on a bowling party and Valentine's Day candy.

Nico Johnson

Trudeau government to spend $88 million on COVID-19 advertising

The Liberals are set to spend over $88 million on spreading public messages about COVID-19, everything from health advice, to marketing government programs.

Quinn Patrick

POILIEVRE: Meet the world’s dumbest mortgage broker—the federal government

The alternative is that we keep borrowing staggering sums until interest rates rise and households, businesses and governments collapse under the weight.

Pierre Poilievre

Trudeau government spent more in seven weeks than Canada spent on WWII

In just seven weeks, the Trudeau government has spent more money then it did in the Second World War, according to new data.

Sam Edwards

MasterCard receives $49 million from federal government for Vancouver centre

MasterCard has received $49 million from the federal government in an effort to have the company place a cyber security centre in Vancouver.

Sam Edwards

POT HOLE: Trudeau government gives $100,000 to pot store with one employee

Yukon cannabis store The Pot Hole received $100,000 in government subsidies in 2018, which only employs the owner of the store.

Quinn Patrick