The UCP government will receive $290 million over 4 years, yet announced plans to spend $45 million on childcare subsidies.
They expect $8 million more in revenue from tuition and fees this year than they received 2 years ago. Plus, they’ve already laid off over 100 faculty and staff.
Last month, I wrote a news story regarding the Alberta government awarding the contract of lab testing services to a private company after lobbying from a firm the company had hired. Last week, I received collective bargaining agreements between the private company, DynaLIFE, and the Health Sciences Association of Alberta, as well as between HSAA […]
This marks two months of repeated closures in multiple communities, primarily in rural Alberta.
The UCP have borrowed nearly $17 billion a year since being in power, 36% more than the NDP borrowed.
He left out some details that I thought I’d clarify.
Even though population is increasing at 1.2% a year, inflation is increasing at 1.6% a year, and more health and education facilities will be opening up over the next two year.
The emergency department lacked on-site physician coverage for over 200 hours this month.
The main difference between a service performed by the public sector and the same service performed by the private sector is that the latter must generate a profit. That profit has 2 financial effects: it drives up prices or it drives down quality, which the purpose of either is to increase the profits generated. And […]
If passed, the referendum ultimately will change nothing for Alberta and will cost us over a million dollars in the process.