Trudeau promised during the election campaign to spend $3 billion on land and water conservation projects between now and 2030.
Finance Department said the deeper deficit is largely driven by changes to how employee pensions and benefits are calculated.
Five provinces will receive payments in the fiscal year that starts in April.
Ottawa argues that authorization for the tax comes under the Constitution’s peace, order and good government clause.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has remained tightlipped on whether New Democrats will vote for the agreement.
Indigenous groups arguing in the court the Canadian government predetermined the outcome before its latest approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline.
Ethics watchdog concluded PM violated act by pressuring former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to halt the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin.
Advised to “build social solidarity” by avoiding pitting the interests of one group against another in public communications.
The government has awarded a $12 million contract to Ottawa’s KPMG
Federal money would help finance the $4.5 billion project to extend the city’s blue line by five metro stops.
Groups that aren’t political parties will need to register with Elections Canada if they spend more than $500 on political activities.
Canada only recycles about 9% of the plastic it produces.
Rules allow tarmac delays of nearly four hours.
Canada may have to choose between California’s and the US federal emissions standards.
Environment groups hailed the government’s decision as a win for the planet.