When grade 11 & 12 students find out how much debt the older generation has straddled them with they react powerfully. Those pushing to get 16 year olds students to vote must be praying no one ever tells the majority of them. Sooner or later though.....
Whether its all the hugging going on, the big smiles as if they've accomplished somethiing exceptional, there is nothing to celebrate about the budgets being brought down in either the Canadian Provinces of the Federal Government. With no difficult decisions being made....
Mike is hot under the collar about a new tax about to be levied on anyone who who owns a cottage, ski condo or family vacation home. The tax will have to be paid every year! They're calling it a speculation tax.
The Portland Hotel Society scandal found that milllions of taxpayer dollars designated to relieve homelessness were instead spent by Vancouver politicians on limosines, expensive meals, trips to Disneyland, Vienna & Paris. Mike with more details of this appalling situation
"Despite what we hear on the news and from many authorities, the story of our era is that we're witnessing the greatest improvement in Global living standards ever to take place". There are 3 key reasons why so much progress has been made:
People in Vancouver pay nearly 50 cents in taxes for every litre of gasoline but now have to brace for the carbon tax. Mike has some startling numbers. One example: The Carbon tax will rise to cost you $1200/year!
With the US expanding Oil production agressively and building pipelines everywhere, the progressive left in Canada helps them significantly by preventing Canada from exporting its Oil through pipelines. Why are they on the US's side?