Warns Of ‘Musical Ride’ Ploy

Budget Officer Yves Giroux yesterday cautioned taxpayers to beware of cynical or manipulative “Musical Ride” cuts to this year’s half-trillion federal budget. Giroux invoked the RCMP’s threat to cancel Musical Ride performances 30 years ago when confronted with a demand to cut waste: “That’s a well-known phenomenon within the public service, offering the Musical Ride.”

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