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Report & Analysis | Federal Government 2019 Budget: "Investing in the Middle Class"

Finance Minister Bill Morneau today released the federal government’s 2019 Budget in the House of Commons. Titled Investing in the Middle Class, the plan is designed to position the Liberal government ahead of the election currently scheduled for October 21, 2019.
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ELECTIONS 2018

Post Election Analysis

The Municipal Campaign season kicked off across Ontario on May 1, 2018 and for what turned out to be a somewhat sleepy campaign, as far as the history of campaigns go, there were a few significant twists and turns along the way before Election Day on October 22, 2018.

Read our analysis for key details, takeaways and things to watch in the months ahead.
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Cannabis Advisory
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Episode 2 - The Sussex + PRØHBTD Partnership

Michael Edwards is joined by Drake Sutton-Shearer, Founder and CEO of PRØHBTD Media. Michael and Drake announce an exclusive strategic partnership between Sussex and PRØHBTD in the Canadian cannabis market and discuss the official kick-off of legalization in Canada.

Episode 1 - Home Stretch to Legalization

With legalization just a couple weeks away, Michael and Brian count down the 5 things to watch ahead of legalization.

Episode 3 - It's 10/17

The day is here. Michael and Brian discuss what the road ahead will look like for cannabis now that it is legal.

Sussex announces exclusive partnership with PRØHBTD

Read the news release to learn more about this exciting new partnership
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Municipal Election Show
We're excited to introduce our Municipal Show. Sussex Principal and Municipal Practice Lead, Jamie Besner, sits down with guests and discusses key municipal issues in the run up to the October 22 elections.








Episode 1: The Mayoral Race








Episode 2: Wards to Watch








Episode 3: Final Predictions with Adrienne Batra
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Preparing for Federal Carbon Pricing in Ontario

Sussex Strategy Group and ICF jointly presented this webinar on August 18th, aiming to explain how the federal carbon pricing system works, and what it could mean for you and your business. We invite you to listen to the presentation and let us know how we can help.
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Report & Analysis | Federal Government 2019 Budget: "Investing in the Middle Class"

March 19, 2019
Finance Minister Bill Morneau today released the federal government’s 2019 Budget in the House of Commons. Titled Investing in the Middle Class, the plan is designed to position the Liberal government ahead of the election currently scheduled for October 21, 2019.
Read more

Municipal Update: The Towers of Power

December 14, 2018
Thursday marked the first solid day of Toronto City Council, where the pomp and circumstance was over and it was down to business. As highlighted in our update last week, Council Committees look a little different from the last term, with 4 interim Committees and 25 Members of Council, 26 when you include the Mayor. The Councillors who form the Committees have the ability to significantly move the dial on any particular issue.
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Municipal Update: It's All About the Money

March 13, 2019
From its launch in late January to today, Members of Toronto City Council have had ‘budget on the brain’ for weeks. Dozens of staff presentations and meetings, hundreds of public deputations, and nearly a thousand communications from stakeholders have all cumulated to the final City of Toronto 2019 Budget, which City Council approved late Thursday evening.
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Re-watch episodes from our Ontario Election Show featuring special guests including Premier Doug Ford, Deputy Premier Christine Elliott, Toronto Sun Editor-in-Chief Adrienne Batra, and many more.








Episode 1: PC Leadership Debate








Episode 2: With Doug Ford








Episode 3: The Carbon Tax








Episode 4: With Adrienne Batra








Episode 5: With Stephen Del Duca








Episode 6: Healthcare Promises








Episode 7: The Budget Edition








Episode 8: With Deanna Sgro








Episode 9: With Rocco Rossi








Episode 10: The NDP Platform








Episode 11: With Christine Elliott








Episode 12: The Greenbelt Issue








Episode 13: Tom Blackwell








Episode 14: Reading the Polls








Episode 15: Healthcare Promise Watch








Episode 16: Barry Kay's Projections








Episode 17: The Election Debrief
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