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Comparing Alberta to Texas shows the province’s fiscal woes stem from government overspending and mismanagement, says a study released Thursday by the Fraser Institute.
“They’re both energy jurisdictions, they’re both relatively prosperous and they’re both coming off a lengthy period — with some bumps along the way — of prosperity,” said Ben Eisen, co-author of the conservative think-tank’s report entitled, One Energy Boom, Two Approaches: Fiscal Restraint Has Left Texas in Better Shape than Alberta. 244 more words
An ArmchairMayor editorial by Mel Rothenburger.
IF MORE PROOF was needed of the unhealthy state of B.C.’s healthcare system, a report from the Fraser Institute on Wednesday provides it. 418 more words
VANCOUVER – A new study released Wednesday by the Fraser Institute suggests 45,619 Canadians went outside the country for non-emergency medical treatment in 2015.
That amounts to around one per cent of patients, the report states, which is down from 2014 when 1.1 per cent of patients (52,513) went abroad. 194 more words
Halifax journalist/blogger Tim Bousquet has re-opened up a particularly interesting debate during this municipal election by asking candidates for council their opinion on a living wage ordinance… 1,389 more words