The fault lies with public-sector employers, usually governments, who fail to represent the public interest.
government defined benefit pensions
December 6, 2018 2:31PM
January 27, 2015 9:00AM
Government workers in B.C. make more, receive better pensions, and retire earlier than private sector workers in similar positions
With declining energy prices and a vulnerable economy, the provincial and various municipal governments in British Columbia are facing important fiscal challenges. This warrants a sober review of government spending.
October 4, 2014 6:00AM
Murray Smith, a former Alberta cabinet minister in the Ralph Klein government, the one that privatized government liquor stores and licence registries in 1993, once told me about a side benefit of such divestments (and I paraphrase): fewer distractions, which led to more focused government.