Eliminating “overpayments" could reduce regional tensions.
Blog - Fraser Forum
Quebec banned shale gas fracking and tightened rules for oil and gas drilling.
For as long as equalization has existed (since 1957), Quebec has always received the largest payment.
Closing the income gap with the rest of Canada will require Quebec’s government to work to attract more investment.
The share of Grade 9 students in Alberta scoring “below acceptable standards” in math increased more than 34 per cent.
Bill C-69 will add more subjective criteria to an already onerous regulatory process.
The Notley government’s failure to restrain spending is quickly growing Alberta’s debt burden.
Burlington spent nearly 17 per cent of tax-financed expenditure on “general government.”
Life expectancy is 79.5 years in the top quartile of countries compared to 64.4 years in the bottom quartile.
Ontario spends about nine per cent of all revenue on government debt-service payments.