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Senator, minister spar over carbon tax; more exemptions needed in Nunavut, Patterson says

The federal carbon tax shouldn’t be applicable to Nunavut hunters, fishers and private home owners, Sen. Dennis Patterson told Finance Minister Bill Morneau in the Senate on May 14. While Ottawa has granted exemptions for airline fuel for flights within the territory and for fuel that generates the territory’s electricity, harvesters should also be able […]