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Why Chrystia Freeland is losing sleep

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Trudeau’s Deputy, Chrystia Freeland, Whose Grandfather Was a Prominent Nazi and Who is Director at the World Economic Forum, Says She Plans to Make Her Emergency Powers Permanent

Trudeau’s deputy, Chrystia Freeland, who is also a director of Klaus Schwab’s World Economic Forum and the granddaughter of a prominent Nazi, says she plans to make her emergency powers permanent. Freeland made the announcement this week after Trudeau invoked the Emergency Act on Monday. Via Ezra Levant...

Paging Chrystia Freeland

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Chrystia Freeland to announce Bank of Canada’s renewed mandate on Monday

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland will announce the Bank of Canada’s new mandate in a long-awaited decision on Monday, which is expected to keep the central bank’s inflation target at 2 percent, while employing how to factor it in when setting interest rates. Should, adding new language about this.

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland misses chance to address why cabinet tried to delay tax law

Canada’s finance minister did not attend a committee meeting to find out why the government tried to delay the new tax law, even after she was asked by members to do so. Within two weeks from the last meeting of the Finance Committee on July 20, Chrystia Freeland was invited to answer questions about Bill C-208. But on Wednesday afternoon the members received an e-mail from the committee clerk: “I have been informed this morning that the minister is unable to accept the committee’s invitation.”