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PETITIONS

MB: Investigate Manitoba Hydro

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MB: Scrap the Carbon Tax!

Manitoba
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MB: Stop the Manitoba Debt Clock

Manitoba
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MB: Cut subsidies for political parties

Manitoba
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NEWS RELEASES

Manitobans oppose carbon taxes - survey

December 21, 2017
An Insightrix Research survey commissioned by the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) shows that 50 per cent of Manitobans oppose a carbon tax and only 31 per cent are in favour. View More

Mid-year budget update shows progress

December 20, 2017
WINNIPEG, MB: The Manitoba government is making progress to balance the budget with a slight decrease in the deficit and spending restraint in the wake of a dip in revenues, but more work is needed as annual interest payments are projected at $981 million. View More

COMMENTARIES

Time to retire pre-retirement bonuses

February 07, 2018
The inescapable reality is that ending the pre-retirement bonus benefit is a relatively small sacrifice in the grand scheme of the work needed to make Manitoba’s healthcare system sustainable. Numerous healthcare contracts are due for negotiation. This is the right time to retire pre-retirement bonuses. View More

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Manitoba's looming debt crisis

December 17, 2012

CTF Prairie Director Colin Craig discusses the causes of Manitoba's rapidly growing debt and the provincial government's seeming indifference to the problem.

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More taxes in 2012 Manitoba Budget

May 07, 2012

The 2012 Manitoba Budget brought in new tax increases for provincial taxpayers -- from an increase in gas taxes and fees to an expansion of the provincial sales tax.

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PRESENTATIONS

Too Many Holes in Bi Pole 3 Plan

October 26, 2009

A coalition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation’s (CTF) Colin Craig, former United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee President Jim Collinson, Electrical Engineering Specialist John Roschuk and University of Manitoba Professor Emeritus Jim Graham released today an analysis on the recently proposed BiPole 3 routes. View More

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