Transit Police officer left explosives on a commercial jet liner
February 21, 2013The Canadian Taxpayers Federation's B.C. Director Jordan Bateman uncovered a frightening incident where a Transit Police officer left explosives on a commercial jet liner following a dog training exercise -- and didn't notice for two full days. Global News, January 21, 2013.
Federal bureaucrats costs Canadian taxpayers $114,000 a year
December 12, 2012CTF Federal Director Gregory Thomas responds to a report that each bureaucrat in the federal government costs taxpayers on average $114,000 annually.
Will Premier Wynne fulfil her promise to balance the Ontario budget by 2017?
February 28, 2013CTF Ontario Director Candice Malcolm discusses expectations of Ontario's new premier Kathleen Wynne. Prior to being elected, Wynned promised to balance the Ontario budget by 2017.
Alberta Premier calls economic summit to discuss Alberta's future
February 09, 2013CTF Alberta Director Derek Fildebrant's address to the Premier's Economic Summit. He says the Alberta government must cut spending to return the province back to a sound fiscal footing.
Alberta government finances were in trouble before the flood
November 30, -1With looming costs due to the recent flooding in Alberta, CTF Alberta director says the government can't blame the flood for its fiscal problems, because those problems were there long before the flood took place.