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Only 10.6% of Ottawa's nearly $100 billion in new infrastructure spending is for trade and transportation

Charles Lammam, director of Fiscal Studies at the Fraser Institute, recently provided testimony to the Senate Standing Committee on National Finance about the federal government’s infrastructure plan. Here’s a transcript of his testimony.Thank you chairman and committee members for the opportunity to contribute my thoughts on the federal government’s infrastructure plan. I hope you find my comments helpful and informative as you deliberate this important public policy issue.Much of my remarks today will draw on the finding of a recent study I co-authored entitled Myths of Infrastructure Spending in Canada. My comments today reflect my own opinions and observations of

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