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What do you think of the Liberals' first federal budget?

The Trudeau government delivered its first budget on Tuesday. Many noted that it was a radical departure from the previous Harper government budgets, while others thought it was not radical enough.

Some real responses to addressing poverty and reducing inequality were tabled along with major funding increases for First Nations reserves and education; however, the actual committment seems suspect.

The budget missed the mark on closing loopholes, reducing subsidies for the fossil fuel industry and implementing a national child-care strategy.

The reaction to budget 2016 has been varied. What do you think of the Liberals' first federal budget?

 

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