The proportion of Albertans age 65 and over will reach 18.8 per cent by 2040.
In the Maritimes, a larger share of provincial revenue comes from Ottawa than in any of the other provinces.
The top 20 per cent of income-earning families in Canada pay more than half of total taxes.
Government has an obligation to ensure all children are educated, but this does not mean government must run every school it funds.
According to the update, the government will continue to spend well in excess of projected revenues.
Solar panels contain a variety of toxic chemicals including lead.
The price of gas has increased by 41.7 per cent over the last 12 months.
At 3.8 per cent, Canada’s inflation rate for 2021 is expected to rank 6th highest among 35 IMF advanced economies.
According to independent experts, the actual cost of the president’s policies is closer to $4.9 trillion.
Despite the dismal state of federal finances, the speech did not include the terms “deficit” or “debt."
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