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Hub Headlines: The public sector employment is booming—with a catch

Hub Headlines features audio versions of the best commentaries and analysis published daily in The Hub. Enjoy listening to original and provocative takes on the issues that matter while you are on the go.

 

0:25 - The outsized economic effects of Canada’s cratering self-employment, by Livio Di Matteo


7:52 - ‘Nothing lifts the burden of accountability from the PM’: Ian Brodie on Justin Trudeau’s foreign interference testimony, by The Hub Staff

 

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