News Energy Government General
September 24, 2020  

Throne speech lacks support for farms, energy: Saskatchewan Premier

Moe said the address failed to mention the request for a $28-billion boost in health care funding.

News Government General
September 24, 2020  

Trudeau declares COVID-19 second wave underway

COVID-19 has killed about 9,250 people as the case count has been edging toward the 150,000 mark.

News Government General
September 24, 2020  

Liberal reset of policy agenda panned by rivals as too much talk

If the NDP don’t support the throne speech, the country could head into an election.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 23, 2020  

Liberals vow wage subsidy extension to 2021, revamp of EI system

Acknowledging the economic situation facing many employers is still fraught.

News Government Economy General Sustainability
September 23, 2020  

Liberals plan fund to spur green technology, jobs

Plans to spend on building retrofits, clean energy and production of electric vehicle.

News Government Economy General
September 22, 2020  

Senators pressure on Liberals to enshrine Senate reforms into law

Independents hoping for a promise in the upcoming Speech from the Throne.

News Government General
September 20, 2020  

Billions more for health care likely to top premiers’ throne speech wish list

This year’s transfer is almost $42 billion under an arrangement that sees it increase by at least 3% each year.

News Government General
September 16, 2020  

Throne speech: Fiscal prudes are fretting about the wrong issues

While we can’t do everything, we can do more — and we can’t afford to do less

News Government Manufacturing General
September 15, 2020  

Trudeau, cabinet plot Canada’s path through and beyond pandemic

Prime Minister warns the country first needs to get through the pandemic in order to talk about “next steps.”

News Government General
July 12, 2018  

Ontario government to lay out road map for province in first throne speech

The speech, which opens a summer sitting of provincial parliament, is expected to focus on the Tory’s immediate priorities.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 19, 2018  

Ontario budget to include major investments in health care: throne speech

Offered no specific numbers, hinted at measures to address the cost of child care.