The auditor general found there were 3.8 million more social insurance numbers for Canadians over the age of 20 than there were people.
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November 21, 2013 2:00AM
Allegations of expense scandals in the Senate have shocked many Canadians and rightfully so. Although unsettling, such antics are not an isolated case; they are part of a larger institutional problem with government.
November 4, 2013 2:00AM
The government should fix it is a common refrain when people encounter a problem in society. Governments happily oblige because it means more votes for politicians and more work for bureaucrats. Governments themselves also undertake a number of things from encouraging Canadians to be more active, to propping up domestic industries, to trying to create jobs. But can government really deliver? Evidence suggests the answer is a resounding no.
October 31, 2013 3:00AM
Federal Government Failure in Canada, 2013 Edition: A review of the Auditor General's reports, 1988-2013
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