Get ready to hear a lot of over-the-top child care bashing from the Canadian right.
Already, the Conservative government appears to be trying to brand the NDP's proposed $15-a-day child care plan as "government-run day care" -- with claims that the government will "dictate to families" how to raise their children.
"Somehow this idea that government-run daycare is the only solution to child care needs is, I think, erroneous," Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, told CBC's Power and Politics Tuesday night.
"Parents should decide, and that one-size-fits-all -- especially these big, huge government-run programs -- tend to eat up a whole bunch of money and produce very little results."
In a leaked 2009 playbook, Republican strategist and wordsmith Frank Luntz advised congressmen to talk about Obamacare in the same way:
Now watch Bergen and listen for the dings: