Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: ReutersCanada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: Reuters
Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: Reuters

Canada’s Finance Minister Bill Morneau resigns after clashing with PM Justin Trudeau

  • Resignation came amid reports of policy clashes with Trudeau over the Canada’s ballooning deficit and a potentially damaging ethics investigation
  • Morneau said he would seek to become the next secretary general of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

Topic |   Canada
Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: ReutersCanada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: Reuters
Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, who has held the post for five years, denied he was pushed to resign by Justin Trudeau. File photo: Reuters
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