Fraser Forum

Government Spending & Taxes

2:33PM
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Handouts are far costlier than emission tax revenues to fund reductions in other tax rates.


1:42PM
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The government’s operating deficit now stands at $14.5 billion—only half a billion less than the pre-update status quo.


2:22PM
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Horgan government will spend $492 million on 4,900 subsidized rental units.


10:40AM
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Quebec is currently the most indebted province relative to the size of the provincial economy.


2:58PM
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Ottawa and most provincial governments have failed to offer any significant de-regulatory strategy.


3:01PM
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Ontario’s debt grew by 107 per cent over 10 years.


12:39PM
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One reason for a federation is to pursue different approaches to policy.


9:39AM
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New Brunswick's debt load will climb to an estimated 115 per cent of GDP over the next 25 years.


10:53AM
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The plan doesn’t account for job losses, lower wages and reduced investment when calculating the impacts of the carbon tax on Canadian households.