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Alberta Wildrose sets up equalization panel

CALGARY – The Wildrose party says it wants Albertans and all Canadians get a fair shake when it comes to equalization payments.

The Opposition party has set up a panel that will study the issue, gather feedback and will then table its report in the legislature this fall. 168 more words


Canada's finance ministers to revisit pension reform talks in 2016

OTTAWA – A federal-provincial gathering of finance ministers reached rare consensus Monday on the polarizing subject of Canada Pension Plan reform – they agreed to keep debating it. 567 more words


Have-not provinces getting too much equalization money, Brad Wall says

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall wants cuts to the federal equalization program, suggesting some of the have-not provinces are getting too much money that could be better spent elsewhere. 651 more words