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  • Businessman talks to Liberals about vision

    No one in the room Saturday night seemed to be willing to acknowledge that businessman Dean MacDonald might be the next leader of the Liberal ...

  • Marshall sells budget on sustainability

    Finance Minister Tom Marshall said this year’s budget was all about sustainability, and that’s a message the St. John’s Board of Trade was happy ...

  • Government rolls out child care, foster care changes

    Tuesday’s budget included a pair of major strategies that will shape how the government handles children’s issues for the next decade.Child, ...

  • Business-as-usual budget

    Finance Minister Tom Marshall rolled out a humdrum budget Tuesday without much in the way of new spending or big surprises. In the coming year, ...

  • $664M to Nalcor creates more questions than answers

    In the hours after the provincial budget was rolled out, there was $664 million that slipped past a lot of people.But not Liberal Leader Dwight ...

  • The big guess

    When Finance Minister Tom Marshall delivers the provincial budget this afternoon, it’ll be built on three big guesses. They’re educated, expert ...

  • Minister not buying new shoes

    Traditionally, the finance minister wears new shoes on budget day, but Tom Marshall is trying to lower expectations on everything this year.“Too ...

  • Moving in for the kill

    Last in a two-part seriesThis is exciting. There’s blood in the back of the boat, and this is about as close to seal hunting as the International ...

  • Opposition reacts to loan guarantee delay

    Opposition politicians are split over how the government should handle delays on the Muskrat Falls loan guarantee: push harder or sit back and ...

  • Hunting for the hunters

    First in a two-part series The sun is blindingly bright early Saturday morning in the middle of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, and Sheryl Fink is ...