Maybe the same thing will happen to Thomas Mulcair?
According to The Telegram, the NDP leader was in Newfoundland on Wednesday and was asked how a NDP government would pay for the all the promises that they've been making.
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“You’re the first person who’s ever asked me that,” he said, adding quickly that they most definitely won’t.
“I am categorical on that,” he said. “Several provinces are now at the 50 per cent rate. Beyond that, you’re not talking taxation; you’re talking confiscation. And that is never going to be part of my policies, going after more individual taxes. Period. Full stop.”
He said the NDP would spend money on different things, and the NDP would make cuts, but they would be better cuts.
“Yes, you can order your priorities differently. Yes, there is enough money there,” he said. “This is the type of thing that has to be done with a scalpel. They’re