If capitalism is so bad and socialism is so good then why have 2.7 million people fled socialist Venezuela while hundreds of thousands have tried to get into the US – the world leading proponent of capitalism.
If you’re worried about insider deals, special government favours and tax dollars for the well connected then this week’s shocking stat may be your worst nightmare.
Mike looks at the BC Legislature spending scandal and says,” really…now we’re worried about wasted tax dollars.” Don Vialoux drops by to talk about what to buy and what to stay away from at this time of year. And you won’t want to miss this week’s goofy featuring the rich and immoral.
Tuesday’s Federal Budget will feature more than the predictable pre-election goodies because in the aftermath of the SNC Lavalin scandal it may take a lot more to get voters to forget the scandal. This is going to be interesting. By the way, what’s your price?
Government have made pension promises they are never going to keep. Only two choices remain in many cities and states in Western democracies – cut pension benefits or dramatically raise taxes. And just wait til you see the public’s reaction when that happens.
Given that rape, torture and murder weren’t enough – I wonder what more Muammar Gaddafi could have done before SNC Lavalin would have said, “our collective conscience won’t allow us to deal with that man.” How about you – do you have a moral boundary that can’t be crossed…at least for money?