Latest ‘Subsidy’ Worth $329M

Big publishers and TV networks including the CBC are up for more than a third of a billion a year under cabinet’s Bill C-18, the Parliamentary Budget Office said yesterday. Independent publishers opposed to the bill have called it another federal subsidy for distrusted media: “We expect news businesses to receive total compensation around $329.2 million per year.”

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