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The Government of Canada’s Expenditures

Now that you’ve had an overview of how Canada’s budget works, let’s explore the federal government’s expenditures. This is how the government spends its money. Canada’s expenditures can be divided into three main areas: transfer payments, program expenses and interest on the national debt. Transfer payments are the government’s largest spending category. What are transfer payments exactly? Transfers are any...

How Ukraine’s involvement in U.S. politics could affect its long war

AMNA NAWAZ: We have heard much tonight about the central political importance of Ukraine to the impeachment inquiry. But that country is also at war with Russian-backed separatists. It’s been five-and-a-half brutal years of conflict. So how does the political upheaval here echo on the front lines of Europe’s only country at war? Special correspondent Simon Ostrovsky went to the...

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode November 2, 2019

>>Thompson: ON THIS EDITION FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2: THE LATEST ON THE IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY.>>YOU GOT TO IMPEACH HIM, BECAUSE WE CAN’T BEAT HIM.>>Thompson: FIRE WARNINGS REMAIN IN PARTS OF CALIFORNIA. AND IN OUR SIGNATURE SEGMENT: SENDING PEOPLE WITH ADDICTIONS TO JAIL FOR REHAB. NEXT ON PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.FROM THE TISCH WNET STUDIOS ATLINCOLN CENTER IN NEW YORK,MEGAN THOMPSON.>>Thompson: GOOD EVENING...