Tag Archives: Statistics Canada

Don’t believe the pundits, the Job Plan is a failure

There are two economic plan/job plan ad campaigns plying their government’s wares these days: the BC Liberals pre-election campaign and the Harper conservative’s mid term blahs campaign. Both claim that, with their respective government’s guidance, everything is great.  Both are … Continue reading

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I haven’t forgotten the HST

Have you? There’s more troubling economic news for BC in the wake of the HST.  Statistics Canada is reporting that BC’s retail sales have fallen again in the wake of the HST introduction in July.  September sales are down $6 … Continue reading

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Me? A Fraser Institute Target?

Fraser Institute Communications Director Dean Pelkey must do a lot of internet surfing to find my tiny little blog.  But he did earlier today and quickly trashed my earlier post about the Institute’s recycled op-ed in the Sun. He has … Continue reading

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