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What the Canadian Taxpayer Federation got wrong about equalization

The CTF has created a new political action committee to sway voters on the equalization formula this October.

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Canada’s top 100 CEOs took a $1 million pay cut in 2019

Earlier this month, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives released a report on CEO compensation in Canada. In it, David Macdonald, a senior economist with the CCPA, reviews the data behind compensation for CEOs for 2019 and predicts 2020 compensation—which hasn’t been released yet—based on company share performance. For example, he found that, in 2018, […]

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Canada Pension Plan deductions going up as of tomorrow

Employees and employer will pay up to $268.45 more in 2021 than they did in 2020, and self-employed workers will pay up to $536.90 more.

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Alberta families to get 60% more back than they pay out in federal carbon tax

That’s the highest payout among the four provinces who don’t have their own carbon pricing system.

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Federal NDP at highest support according to new poll

The party is still in third place, however, behind the Liberals and Conservatives.

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New affordable seniors housing announced for Lethbridge

This funding was made possible thanks to a 10-year bilateral agreement signed under the Alberta NDP in 2019.

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Federal NDP ahead of Liberals in Alberta

For the third week in a row, 1 in 4 Alberta voters would choose NDP if a federal election were held today.

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It cost Kenney $2.8B to get Trudeau to spend $1B on AB climate initiatives

But at least low-income Albertans get an extra 22 bucks a month.

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Postmedia published a CPC MP’s misplaced CERB rage

Last week, Postmedia ran an article that claimed over 800,000 people claimed the CERB but weren’t eligible for it.

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Federal Liberals and Conservatives vote down NDP 1% wealth tax

With 292 Liberal, Conservative, and Bloc MPs voting against the tax, the 27 NDPs and Greens never stood a chance.