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The cockpit of the demonstration cabin of a Bombardier C Series plane.
The cockpit of the demonstration cabin of a Bombardier C Series plane.
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SEAN SILCOFF

Tories yet to prove they can do better in subsidizing aerospace

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When the federal Conservatives were in opposition they called for an end to corporate welfare. When they came into power in 2006 they instead said they’d do a much more effective job of it. Instead, the Tories have done little better than their predecessors.