The Liberal government has assigned 19 public sector workers to help former finance minister Bill Morneau campaign for the position of secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland will be sworn in as Canada’s new finance minister later today. The news comes less than 24 hours after Bill Morneau announced Monday that he was resigning from his key cabinet role and as an MP. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is also looking to prorogue Parliament next month in order […]
OTTAWA—The only finance minister to serve under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau suddenly resigned Monday night, saying someone else should guide the country through a long and bumpy economic recovery from the COVID−19 pandemic. Bill Morneau said he had considered leaving his role as finance minister for some time, adding that he never intended to run […]