Outgoing Alberta MPs lifetime pensions total $22.6 million in addition to severance
August 13, 2015Here in Alberta, taxpayers are on the hook for some shiny golden handshakes with our departing federal MPs.
NS: Did the Halifax Rainmen Cost Taxpayers?
August 06, 2015After skipping out on game 7 of the National Basketball League of Canada finals, then leaving investors holding the bag when the team went bankrupt this summer, a lot of angry fans have unanswered questions about the Halifax Rainmen’s 2014-15 season.
Must be Election Time! Albertans' new presents bought with their own visa
July 31, 2015It must be election time! Just how much of our own money has Ottawa thrown at Albertans in the last month?
Alberta On Watch: This is our warning to reduce the debt now
July 20, 2015It's official. Alberta is now on watch for our ballooning debt that Moody's Investor Service has said could negatively impact our triple-A credit rating.
The unfortunate impact of Alberta's last royalty review
July 14, 2015The new NDP government is reviewing the rates of royalties the government receives from oil and gas revenues in the province. What can our history teach us about the province's last royalty review?
BC: Taxpayers Continue to React to No TransLink Tax Victory
July 07, 2015Letters, we get letters, we get lots and lots of letters. Letters!
BC: CTF Files Complaint With FOI Commissioner Over TransLink Handling of Request
June 30, 2015TransLink sent details of a response to our FOI request to a media outlet before giving it to us. We've filed a complaint with the commissioner.
BC: TransLink Admits Cuts Would Come With a YES Vote
June 29, 2015Don't blame us, Mayors: blame the executives you wanted to given $7.7 billion more to.
BC: TransLink's Ridiculous Executive Compensation, 2014 Edition
June 22, 2015TransLink continues to spin away on executive pay.
BC: TransLink Retreats To Gateway And Wastes Your Money
June 15, 2015TransLink keeps burning our cash.
BC: UBC Presidential Spending Proves They Don't Need More Funding
June 04, 2015Government should freeze funding to a school that has enough dough for outrageous presidential expenses.
BC: Parks Board Should Scrap, Not Delay, $450K Empire Art
June 03, 2015An ugly art installation has been proposed for Empire Field near the PNE. Cost to taxpayers: $450,000.