“I see this legislation as very much the last step in our COVID support programs,” said Freeland.
Pandemic relief payments to individuals were to expire September 25. Cabinet earlier extended a $300-a week Canada Recovery Benefit for jobless to October 23 at a cost of...
But the plan did not include any costing of the platform or provide any detail as to how he would accomplish the task.
Alberta Finance Minister Travis Toews hailed the fiscal update as a product of the UCP government’s management.
“But he saved us!” his campaign team and government-funded media cry.
"With no realistic effort to prevent the government from spending beyond its means, minimize waste, or respect taxpayer dollars, there is only one conclusion that can...
"He needs to take a step back from the partisan sniping of the day, and start listening to people who have a business perspective, something that...
"Canada must not be reinvented by the light of failed ideas."
"The current Alberta government was elected to take Ottawa head-on, and every day that goes by without any action makes the situation worse."
"The excessively low interest rates that currently prevail mean that the amount needed to service the debt may soon increase substantially."