GST is the single largest source of revenue for the Canadian government, but it is also the single most politically toxic program.
The Conservatives, the Liberals, and the Bloc Québécois all want to roll back it.
In fact, the Conservative government is pushing for a bill to do just that.
But it’s not going to pass.
And it’s getting nowhere.
And so the NDP is hoping to change all that by making the Liberals’ plan even more unpopular.
And by making it more unpopular, it could put the NDP back in power.
This column was first published on National Review.