LAMMAM, EISEN: The Liberals won’t commit to a specific timeline to balance the books even though the deficit this year is expected to reach $28.5 billion
EISEN, LAFLEUR: What would Canada’s economy and public finances look like without Alberta? First, the federal deficit would be more than $20 billion larger than it is
MCGARVEY: The child soldier argument may support Khadr’s repatriation, but whether the Liberal’s decision to pay him $10.5 million is politically wise remains to be seen
KINSELLA: The outsized Alberta reaction to Justin Trudeau forgetting that province is a prairie-style butt truffle. It’s stupid and it’s meaningless
MACFADYEN: How many dead U.S. soldiers would it take before the Liberal government would balk at lining the pockets of the man who killed them? What if they were Canadian?
GIESBRECHT: Although a growing number of aboriginal people are productive members of the workforce, far too many rely on the government for support. That must change
BOWLER: For the crime of being a man of his times, Canadians are being asked to wipe the memory of Hector-Louis Langevin – a Father of Confederation – clean
COX: Canadian newspaper publishers asked for federal help only after failing to get changes in taxation, copyright and other areas that would level the playing field