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New Brunswick government can help mining sector satisfy global demand for minerals

The province's mineral deposits include potash, copper, zinc, lead and nickel.

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Tax burden on New Brunswickers—high and rising

The average family in the province earning $112,418 will pay $49,623 in total taxes.

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Atlantic Canada lags behind rest of country on key employment indicators
The unemployment rate in Atlantic Canada was 8.7 per cent compared to 5.5 per cent in the rest of the country.

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New Brunswickers make less median employment income than most other Canadians

The province's median employment income was $3,350 lower than the Canadian average.

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Private surgical clinic making life better for New Brunswickers

The province's median wait time between referral to a specialist and receipt of treatment was 43.3 weeks.

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New Brunswick government should cut corporate welfare to generate tax relief

Provincial government subsidies total more than $100 million per year.

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New Brunswick government can fulfill promise to lower taxes in upcoming budget

The province’s business tax rate is higher than rates in all provinces outside Atlantic Canada.