In a previous column I described a potential solution to a well-known problem in Canada — the fact that government employees tend to be paid far more than people doing similar work in the business...Read More
There are two rules of thumb in Canada when it comes to government employee compensation.
First, government employees tend to make significantly more than people doing similar work in...Read More
Recent research by public affairs firm Edelman shows trust among Canadians towards the government has dropped from 53 per cent to 43 per cent over the last year alone.
While it’s...Read More
As voters grow weary of broken promises by the Trudeau government and promises which appear to be on track to be broken, like electoral reform, now would be a good time for frustrated voters to...Read More
There might be an easy way to stop Premier Kathleen Wynne’s new subsidy plan for political parties. All it requires is a single member of Ontario’s legislature to do something simple.
While the federal government continues to muse about a large deficit in today’s budget, one of the best arguments against running a deficit actually comes from a federal government report.
Greg Selinger and Manitoba’s NDP government are not very careful with your tax dollars.
If you don’t believe it, here are several examples of wasteful spending worth noting. And if you’re...Read More
A wave of politicians have taken hold in this country – at all three levels of government – who want higher taxes, deficit spending and more unsustainable social programs.
And it’s not just...Read More
Imagine meeting with your financial advisor to discuss your personal finances.
After reviewing your investments, your income, household debt levels, and other factors, your advisor gives...Read More