Canada Needs to Reject Radical Right Thinking

Canada Needs to Reject Radical Right Thinking

07.20.2014
This kind of talk about out-of-control government spending in central Canada will build and build. The right has a huge megaphone in this...
Ontario's Proposed Budget Is a Step in the Right Direction

Ontario's Proposed Budget Is a Step in the Right Direction

07.17.2014
Restoring the corporate tax rate would be a good start. When Ontario began cutting that rate in 2010 it was based on an idea that companies...
Businesses Speak Out Against Proposed Ontario Pension Plan

Businesses Speak Out Against Proposed Ontario Pension Plan

Sunny Freeman  07.15.2014
Canadian business groups are railing on Ontario’s re-released budget over the proposed mandatory pension plan in a fight that could shape...
Ontario Liberals Steamroll On With Big-Spending Budget

Ontario Liberals Steamroll On With Big-Spending Budget

Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press  07.14.2014
TORONTO - Ontario's newly elected Liberals steamrolled ahead Monday with the same big-spending budget that triggered the June 12 election,...
Ontario's Financial Problems Are Ontario-Made

Ontario's Financial Problems Are Ontario-Made

07.11.2014
Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa complained on Thursday that the federal government underfunds Ontario. The complaint is part of...

Wynne: New Budget Will Be 'Identical' To One That Triggered Election

Keith Leslie, The Canadian Press  06.18.2014
TORONTO - Next month's Ontario budget will be "identical" to the one presented May 1 that was rejected by the opposition parties, triggering...
Ontario's Debt and Deficits Will Only Get Worse

Ontario's Debt and Deficits Will Only Get Worse

05.28.2014
The results do not bode well for Ontario. Provincial debt amounts to 237.7 per cent of revenue -- the highest ratio amongst the provinces....
The Ontario Budget's Pension Plan Is Unnecessary

The Ontario Budget's Pension Plan Is Unnecessary

05. 3.2014
Ontario's recent budget included the Liberals' proposal for a mandatory government pension plan modelled after the Canada Pension Plan....
All The Ontario Budget Highlights

All The Ontario Budget Highlights

05. 1.2014
Ontario's Liberal government released its budget for 2014-2015 on Thursday. These are the highlights.
Ontario Launches Its Own Retirement Plan

Ontario Launches Its Own Retirement Plan

05. 1.2014
TORONTO — Ontario released a blueprint for a homegrown pension plan in its spring budget Thursday, but left the door open to expanding...
Wynne To NDP: You're Either With Us Or Against Us!

Wynne To NDP: You're Either With Us Or Against Us!

Maria Babbage, The Canadian Press  05. 1.2014
TORONTO — The countdown to a possible Ontario election started Thursday, as the minority Liberals tabled a spring budget and gave the...
Borrowing for Transit is a Tax on Future Taxpayers

Borrowing for Transit is a Tax on Future Taxpayers

05. 1.2014
It's far from perfect, but it is a sign of good will that the government has been listening to its critics -- namely the Ontario NDP who...
Wynne's Government Scrambles For Power By Making Big Promises

Wynne's Government Scrambles For Power By Making Big Promises

04.30.2014
The grim fiscal outlook in Ontario is cause for concern. Ontario's sluggish economy and anemic recovery are dragging down the whole country....
What Ontario's Budget Should Look Like

What Ontario's Budget Should Look Like

04.30.2014
On May 1 Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa will stand in the provincial legislature to deliver this year's budget speech. Imagine...