Governing in Prose: Trudeau Government’s Fourth Speech from the Throne

by Melissa Pasi

November 24, 2021

Governing in Prose: Trudeau Government’s Fourth Speech from the Throne

A Concise Manifesto for a Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery There is an adage, attributed to former New York governor Mario Cuomo, that hearkens back to how politics used to work in the before-times: “You campaign in poetry, you govern in prose.” Well, after a nasty summer campaign that featured one memorable line from the Prime Minister, … Read more

Digital ID: Canada’s Accelerated Digital Transformation

The pandemic has brought an unprecedented and unexpected acceleration of Canada’s digital transformation, with life moving online from both a work and personal perspective. Working from home became the norm, not the exception. Purchasing everything moved online at an unprecedented rate. With this giant leap to an online economy, both government and elements of corporate … Read more

Build Ontario | 2021 Fall Economic Statement

On November 4, 2021, Finance Minister Peter Bethlenfalvy tabled Ontario’s 2021 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review, Build Ontario, in the Legislature. The Fall Economic Statement builds on Ontario’s Action Plan to respond to COVID-19, outlined in the 2021 Budget. The primary focus of the 2021 Fall Economic Statement is to rebuild a post-pandemic Ontario, emphasizing investments in protecting Ontario’s progress during COVID-19, building infrastructure, and supporting workers. The 2021 Fall Economic Statement stresses Ontario’s strong economic recovery and … Read more