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The Conscience of a Canadian Conservative on October 20th

You can pick your friends. You can’t pick your family. You can pick your government, but mostly you’re struck with what several million others have picked for you. As it happens – I and the vast majority of Albertans – are stuck with what others picked for us. That’s the way democracy works. While I […]

Published in Report Magazine ~ Stop Digging: The size of the debt is only half the story. It’s the rate of its growth, and the inability of government to reverse it that will bury us.

The following article appears in the Fall 2009 issue of Report Magazine. What a difference a few months can make. In last October’s federal election, both parties contending for power – Liberal and Conservative – and even the opposition parties – NDP, Bloc Québécois and Greens – all pledged to support balanced budgets. Fast forward […]