The Manning Foundation for Democratic Education today released the results of an opinion survey of 162 current and former Canadian politicians.

Politicians are largely unimpressed with the...

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15/09/2014 - 15:15
Jeromy Farkas

Calgary City Councillors often talk about their heavy workloads. They juggle reports, meetings and constituent work. But is their workload really as heavy as they say? When it comes to Council...

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20/08/2014 - 15:15

Politicians talk a good game about transparency and open government, with mixed results. How can we make transparency more than just a buzzword at City Hall?


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13/05/2014 - 15:15

Traffic congestion is a major source of productivity loss in Canada, which is estimated at $7.2 billion annually. But more transportation infrastructure is not the solution. Rather, what is needed...

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06/05/2014 - 02:00

Good policies should be judged by their results rather than the intentions behind them. This maxim is particularly important in the realm of municipal social policies, where well-intentioned...

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06/12/2013 - 15:15