Bombardier has seemingly given millions of taxpayer dollars to executives—while his company struggles to remain profitable.
Business subsidies can also irritate our trading partners, threatening Canadian access to foreign markets including the U.S.
For the “typical family” of four, the cost per billion dollars of assistance is $114.28.
Government support for national airplane producers can come at a great cost.
Question: If someone made $62,000 last year, had $187,000 in their bank account, and yet sought a $5,360 subsidy from government, what would the common sense response be?