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First-time buyers can soon get 30-year mortage amortizations: Freeland

First-time buyers can soon get 30-year mortage amortizations: Freeland

Liberals say change will be announced in next week’s budget, come into effect later this summer
Supreme Court rejects family bid to make access case for Bernardo documents

Supreme Court rejects family bid to make access case for Bernardo documents

Family of victims Mahaffy and French have long sought the release of government records
Trudeau expressed frustration about ‘sensationalized’ leaks of intelligence

Trudeau expressed frustration about ‘sensationalized’ leaks of intelligence

Prime minister testifies that, in his view, the past two general elections were free and fair
Canada bracing as drought raises risk of repeating unprecedented wildfires

Canada bracing as drought raises risk of repeating unprecedented wildfires

Above-average temperatures have federal ministers to wave a red warning flag
Interest rates hold steady again, Bank of Canada considers June cut

Interest rates hold steady again, Bank of Canada considers June cut

Central bank kept key interest rate at 5%m says it has begun to see conditions for a reduction
NDP backs Tory push for national carbon price ‘emergency meeting’

NDP backs Tory push for national carbon price ‘emergency meeting’

Prime Minister Trudeau has rejected calls for summit with premiers over controversial tax
6 Canadians kids coming home from Syrian camp, mom won’t join them

6 Canadians kids coming home from Syrian camp, mom won’t join them

Mom is out of the camp, officials believe she poses security risk says lawyer
Middle-class safe from tax hikes says Freeland, no such promise to the wealthy

Middle-class safe from tax hikes says Freeland, no such promise to the wealthy

Finance minister doesn’t rule out new taxes on wealthy or corporate Canada in upcoming budget
Canada’s First Nations say federal neglect has created a $349B gap

Canada’s First Nations say federal neglect has created a $349B gap

Assembly of First Nations wants that infrastructure shortfall closed by 2030
Youth mental health efforts to get $500M in latest Liberal pre-budget reveal

Youth mental health efforts to get $500M in latest Liberal pre-budget reveal

Fund being made available through community health organizations