The U.K. government excludes its pensioners living in Canada from the indexing that would allow their incomes to keep pace with inflation. Pensioners say the policy is discriminatory, the federal government says it costs Canadian taxpayers money — and at least one British MP calls it “wholly immoral.”
Speaking to the Liberal convention on Saturday afternoon, Justin Trudeau argued that politics should be about finding “real solutions” for the “real problems” and “real challenges” that people face.
A troubled Canadian military reserve unit failed to promptly address hateful conduct by two of its members who were associating with far-right extremist organizations, according to a military investigation report obtained by CBC News.
Access to national early learning programs and child care have become an “economic imperative” and Canadians should expect a “significant” announcement in the forthcoming federal budget, said Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc.