The Prime Minister looked suitably embarrassed when he rose to answer the Liberal charges during Question Period, and not just because he dismissed the need to go into deficit as “stupid and dangerous” little more than a month ago.
Flaherty sees "substantial" deficit
WHITBY, Ontario (Reuters) - Canada will run a "substantial" budget deficit in the next fiscal year as it enacts stimulus measures to help shelter the economy from the effects of the global economic downturn, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said on Thursday.
Ladies and gentlemen, your creme de la creme of conservative intellect. Let's give them a big hand.