Conservative Party Leader Pierre Poilievre speaks at Canada's Building Trades Unions (CBTU) conference in Gatineau, Que., Tuesday, May 9, 2023. Spencer Colby/The Canadian Press.

Poilievre’s unpredictable flirtation with labour

If a future Prime Minister Poilievre wants to bring down inflation without leaning against wage gains and risk the inroads he’s been attempting to make with organized labour, then he’ll need to figure out a solution to Canada’s productivity morass.