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.
BC: Politicians Should Look in the Mirror on Affordability
June 02, 2015Gregor Robertson blames everyone but himself. Look in the mirror, fella.
Go West Young Man, and Not For the Mountain Views (Why corporate tax hikes are wrong for Alberta)
May 05, 2015Raising corporate taxes would be the wrong move for Alberta. Alberta’s economy is struggling, and politicians with sticky fingers are looking at how they can balance the books without cutting back their own bloated spending. You can hear the Tax Man’s boot steps from miles away. One proposal has been to raise corporate taxes. But this would be the wrong move. In tough times, we cannot lose sight of what Alberta has been doing right.
Green Rejection: Carbon tax suffers blistering defeat in Swiss referendum
March 12, 2015While Canadian politicians are throwing out the idea of a carbon tax in Ontario and even nationally, citizens of a green-friendly European nation have soundly rejected a carbon tax.
Thank you and Farewell, Canadian Taxpayers Federation
January 12, 2015CTF's Ontario Director Candice Malcolm is leaving the organization after two great years. She will remain a strong voice fighting for freedom and limited government.
Some of the Higher Chief and Council Pay Numbers We've Seen...
December 11, 2014This blog post shows comparisons between some of the higher chief and council pay details we've seen along with pay for full-time mayors of larger communities.
BC: Burnaby Surgeons Demand FHA Reverse 40-Week Reassessments
December 10, 2014Fraser Health's pointless policy of reassessing surgical waitlist patients after 40 weeks will just delay more surgeries and cost taxpayers money, doctors say.
BC: Questions the Media Should Ask TransLink's Mayors Council
December 09, 2014Thursday is the day TransLink's mayors unveil their 0.5% PST increase - and a chance for the media to get questions answered for taxpayers.