Red Tape Reduction Commission

The Cost of Government Deregulation

Larry Rousseau | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Larry Rousseau

Tragedies like the 2008 listeriosis outbreak involving Maple Leaf Foods, the 2012 E. coli contamination at XL Foods or even the more recent rail disaster at Lac-Mégantic remind us that government oversight of everything from food production to labour standards to transportation is key to keeping Canadians safe. 70 per cent of aviation companies in Canada were not inspected at all in 2010-11. Welcome to Conservative Canada, where the next industrial tragedy is waiting in the wings.

Civil Servants Must Cut Red Tape or Lose Their Bonuses

Maxime Bernier | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Politics
Maxime Bernier

Unnecessary red tape is a serious problem for entrepreneurs and for Canada. Red tape stifles economic growth and job creation, reduces productivity, and can crush the entrepreneurial spirit of Canadians.

Ottawa Goes 'One-For-One' On Red Tape

CP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Bring in a new regulation, get rid of an old one.That's the key recommendation of the government's red tape reduction commission."We are reco...