alberta debt

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Sorry, Premier Notley, this was not a good year for Alberta
Higher income taxes create disincentives for hard work and entrepreneurship, two important drivers of growth.

1:16PM
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If Canada is fifth freest, it can’t be a very free planet.

3:45AM
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Alberta’s first-quarter fiscal update now expects the province’s operating deficit this year will be $10.9 billion.

10:08AM
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This year Alberta is projected to run a budget deficit of $10.9 billion.


2:38PM
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Sustained program spending growth by successive governments is the primary reason for the big deficits.

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The NDP government has unwittingly told would-be investors and entrepreneurs that their efforts and talents are better deployed elsewhere.