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What to expect from the budget

Globe and Mail Update - Thursday, January 22, 2009 at 12:33 EST

Ottawa bureau chief Brian Laghi's predictions on what the Harper government will do in Tuesday's budget and how the Liberals will react

Globe and Mail Update

So much has happened since the November economic statement, and so much has changed.

Parliament resumes Monday with the Speech from the Throne, and then on Tuesday all eyes are on the budget.

While other nations have pursued a policy of "bailout plan first," Canada is taking a legislative approach to economic stimulus.

Analysts are watching for big spending plans, big deficits and anticipate a relatively gloomy outlook.

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