True North’s Anthony Furey called it a year ago when he wrote a column about how the Canadian government was always planning on raising the carbon tax.
Lo and behold, this week Environment Minister Catherine McKenna raised the possibility that a Trudeau government could raise carbon taxes beyond $50 per tonne of emissions after 2022 if they’re re-elected.
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