While Canada’s food service sales climbed 4% last year, BC’s fell 2.8%, with most of the slump coming after the introduction of the HST. Yes, we are the worst in the country with the exception of the municipality of PEI.
Spin that, John Les.
On a related note, Tom Syer, the former lobbyist and political aide is being paid $190,000 a year to head the HST propoganda office. He should have to carry a big plywood sign around saying “Your tax dollars at work.”