Just a decade after Ralph Klein proclaimed Alberta debt free, the province has racked up debt at a pace that could affect its triple-A credit rating, Moody’s Investors Service says in its July report. 879 more words
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Albertans will be able to see where the construction of capital projects in their communities is ranked provincially when the NDP government posts its infrastructure sunshine list on the Internet this fall, says Brian Mason. 516 more words
As if we didn’t already have enough problems, Canada seems to be suffering a severe case of financial schizophrenia. Every few weeks, like clockwork, someone at the Bank of Canada or Finance Department is trundled out to warn us all we’re borrowing ourselves into the poorhouse. 739 more words
David Dodge, the former governor of the Bank of Canada, has probably never thought of himself as a gun for hire.
But that’s what he is — at least for the purposes of Alberta’s new NDP government. 685 more words
EDMONTON — Alberta’s NDP government has recruited top gun financial adviser David Dodge to help it draft a multi-year plan to build roads, schools and hospitals. 688 more words