Robert Asselin believes the federal budget recognized the seriousness of the moment by showing fiscal restraint and understanding the need for a long-term economic growth plan. However, as he shares with Canadian Press, he says focus now needs to shift on the details of that plan and implementation.

“They are admitting at least that stuff they have been doing is not working. That’s a great start. But I think to their own admission, they’re still not sure on where to go next.”