FUREY: Morneau was brought in to be the adult in the room – so much for that

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Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

The business community breathed a sigh of relief back in November 2015, when Justin Trudeau and his cabinet were officially sworn in by the Governor-General. A year earlier, when the Liberals were down in the dumps as the third party, Trudeau had made his famous quip that “the budget will balance itself”. Then, during the election campaign, he strangely pledged to run deficits of no more than $10 billion for several years in a row.