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LAWTON: Liberal-connected environmental group wants to quadruple carbon tax

Canada’s Eco-Fiscal Commission is calling on the federal government to increase the carbon tax to $210/tonne by 2030.

Canada’s Eco-Fiscal Commission, an environmental lobby group run by mostly former Liberal politicians, is calling on the federal government to increase the carbon tax to $210/tonne by 2030, which is over four times the current target of $50/tonne by 2022. This comes after other organizations, including the International Monetary Fund, have said Canada’s present plan won’t be enough to meet its greenhouse gas emission targets.

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